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Beads

Small string of beads.

Provenance

From Nubia, Uronarti, Room 94. 1929: 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

Egyptian,

Findspot

Uronarti, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length: 4.0 cm (1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2255

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads