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Glass bead

One blue ball bead.

Provenance

From Semna, room A of Taharqa's Temple. 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

Nubian,

Findspot

Semna, Nubia

Dimensions

Diameter x thickness: 0.56 cm x 0.4 cm (1/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.1858

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads