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Bead

A brown cylinder bead.

Provenance

From Semna, Room S XXIV. 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,

Findspot

Semna, Nubia

Dimensions

Length x diameter: 3.1 x 1.8 cm (1 1/4 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.1890

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads