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String of beads

A string of gold ring beads that were originally found on the hand and wrist of a mummy - also listed as part of this entry but not housed with the beads; sixteen beads.

Provenance

From Semna, S1003. 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,

Object Place for Label

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

24.2093.1

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads