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Disc beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S520

Dimensions

Diameter: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.)

Accession Number

24-2-591o

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Twenty-eight disc beads made of faience.

Provenance

From Semna, S520. 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