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Lentoid bead

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S553

Dimensions

1.1 x 1.5 cm (7/16 x 9/16 in.) Thk: 0.25

Accession Number

24-3-519c

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Lentoid bead (ring set?) and fragments of another

Provenance

From Semna, S553. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition