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Bead

Fragment fo large, blue, cylinder bead.

Provenance

From Semna, debris under wall of Room W bm. 1928: 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 (Sudan)

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.6 x 1.7 cm (1/4 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1273

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads