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Cylinder beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S205

Dimensions

Diameter x length (Larger bead): 0.3 x 1.0 cm (1/8 x 3/8 in.) Diameter x length (Smaller bead): 0.3 x 0.55 cm (1/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2161

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One and a half green faience cylinder beads.

Provenance

From Semna, S205. 1924: 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