Beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. West

Dimensions

1.25 x 1.05 x 0.6 cm (1/2 x 7/16 x 1/4 in.) Dia 0.9

Accession Number

23-3-642

Medium or Technique

Agate

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

4 barrell beads  1 white veined and 2 plain red, 1 white, varying sizes

Provenance

From Beg. West Group 1923: 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