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Bead

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, West Fort, Southwest quarter in debris

Dimensions

Height x width x length: 0.3 x 0.6 x 0.9 cm (1/8 x 1/4 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1197

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Small wedjat eye bead, pierced, light and dark blue glazes, back plain light blue.

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna, West Fort, Southwest quarter in debris. 1928: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition