String of beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S1003

Accession Number

24.2093.1

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

A string of gold ring beads that were originally found on the hand and wrist of a mummy - also listed as part of this entry but not housed with the beads; sixteen beads.

Provenance

From Semna, S1003. 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