Beads

Nubian
C-Group
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Aniba, Object number 653, No Tomb Number

Dimensions

Overall: 20 cm (7 7/8 in.) length

Accession Number

50.4123

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

String of approximately 143 tiny blue-green and blue faience disk beads types D1 and D2.

Provenance

From Aniba Object number 653, no Tomb Number: Excavated by Georg Steindorff; assigned to Steindorff by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Gift of Georg Steindorff