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Beads

Beads, strung. Faience.

Provenance

Aniba, Object number 177, no Tomb Number: Excavated by Georg Steindorff ; assigned to Georg Steindorff by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Gift of George Steindorff

Nubian, C-Group, 2000–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Aniba, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

50.4069

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads