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Barrel beads

Three barrel beads; two whitish faience, one darker unknown material.

Provenance

From Semna, S553, Dynasty XII level. 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

Nubian,

Object Place for Label

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.5 x 1.7 cm (3/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

24-3-356j

Medium or Technique

Faience and unknown material

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads