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Bead

Flattened-spherical carnelian bead.

Provenance

From Semna, Chamber B S509. 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,

Findspot

Semna, Nubia

Dimensions

Diameter x thickness: 0.6 x 0.3 cm (1/4 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

24-2-449e

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads