Bead

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S60

Dimensions

Height x width: 2.5 x 1.0 cm (1 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2194

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

A rectangular bead with four ridges; door-shaped; blue faience.

Provenance

From Semna, S60. 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