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Bead

1 band bead

Provenance

From Beg. West Group 1923: 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,

Findspot

Beg. West, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

0.55 x 0.4 cm (3/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-665a

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads