Beads

Nubian
C-Group
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Aniba, Object number 977, No Tomb Number

Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.) length

Accession Number

50.4115

Medium or Technique

Stone (steatite?)

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Short strand of tiny mottled stone disk beads type D6 in orange and black.

Provenance

From Aniba Object number 977, no Tomb Number: Excavated by Georg Steindorff; assigned to Steindorff by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Gift of Georg Steindorff