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Disc beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S709

Dimensions

Diameter x thickness: 0.7 x 0.175 cm (1/4 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2176

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Eight flat green disc beads; one fragment of faience.

Provenance

From Semna, S709. 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