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Shell disc beads with two irregular red agate and one blue glass barrel strung together.

Provenance

From Semna: S 558; [Excav. date] Mar. 14, 1924

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom,

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 23 cm (9 1/16 in.) length of string

Accession Number

27.897

Medium or Technique

Shell, carnelian, glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads