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Beads

Two small blue multi-cylindrical beads, one with three, one with four (obj. reg. says that there were originally three).

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna, S46. 1924: 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 length: 0.3 x 0.7 cm (1/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

24-3-748f

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads