Vase bead

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S38

Dimensions

Diameter x thickness: 1.4 x 0.8 cm (9/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2196.4

Medium or Technique

Pottery (Black-top redware)

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

A miniature vase, pierced through the center; glazed pottery.

Provenance

From Semna, S38. 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