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Disc beads

Twenty-eight disc beads made of faience.

Provenance

From Semna, S520. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Object Place for Label

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Diameter: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.)

Accession Number

24-2-591o

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads