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Rectangular beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S553, Dynasty XII level

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.3 x 0.5 cm (1/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24-3-356i

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One rectangular bead; incised.

Provenance

From Semna, S553, Dynasty XII level. 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