Beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S588

Dimensions

Diameter: 0.65 cm (1/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.2074.1

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Eight irregular ball beads made of black glass with white spots, one to one-and-a-half spots each.

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna, S588. 1924: 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