Barrel bead and white glazed pendant

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S590

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness (pendant): 1.5 x 1.1 x 0.5 cm (9/16 x 7/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2054

Medium or Technique

Carnelian, faience (?)

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One barrel bead and one arrow-shaped pendant.

Provenance

From Semna, S590. 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