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Ring beads

Nubian or Egyptian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S523

Dimensions

Diameter x thickness: 0.5 x 0.2 cm (3/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

24-3-237a

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Nineteen gold ring beads restrung on one piece of string.

Provenance

From Semna, S523. 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