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Beads

Necklace elements: 20 blue green ball beads.

Provenance

From Nubia, Semna, S 707. 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: 0.7 x 0.45 cm (1/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2148.5

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads