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Bead

Egyptian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S523

Dimensions

0.4 x 1.15 cm (3/16 x 7/16 in.), thk: 0.35

Accession Number

24-3-240n

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Oblong bead scored

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna S523. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1924: assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition