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Disc bead

Disc bead

Provenance

From Nubia Semna 523. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1924: assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Dia x Thk: 0.7 x 0.3 cm (1/4 x 1/8 in.), Bore 0.2

Accession Number

24-3-240c

Medium or Technique

Glazed crystal

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads