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Large bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Uronarti, Room 183, debris

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 1.8 x 3.6 cm (11/16 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

30-3-7

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Large patches of reddish paint, crude pottery bead.

Provenance

From Nubia, Uronarti, Room 183, debris. 1930: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition