Bead

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Under Taharqa's Temple, Room bj

Dimensions

Diameter: 0.7 cm (1/4 in.)

Accession Number

28-1-373b

Medium or Technique

Amethyst

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One round amethyst bead.

Provenance

From Semna, Under Taharqa's Temple, Room bj. 1928: 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