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Assorted beads

Likely includes 24-2-592 and 24-2-593, as were packaged together in a big box full of beads.

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

Egyptian,

Object Place for Label

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

24-2-591

Medium or Technique

Faience, pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads