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Bead

Faded blue disc bead, flat bottomed.

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna, Room W 368, debris. 1928: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Diameter x height: 1.6 x 0.2 cm (5/8 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1340

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads