String of carnelian and faience disc beads

Nubian
C-Group
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Aniba, Object number 1401, Tomb number N944

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.5 x 19 cm (3/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

50.4076

Medium or Technique

Carnelian; faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

Fragment of necklace of small disc beads. Carnelian and faience.

Provenance

From Aniba, Tomb N944, Object number 1401: Excavated by Georg Steindorff; assigned to Georg Steindorff by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Gift of George Steindorff