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Various faience and steatite beads

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String of various faience and steatite beads, including frogs and deities.

Provenance

From Aniba, Object number 1506, Tomb N916: Excavated by Georg Steindorff; assigned to Georg Steindorff by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Gift of George Steindorff

Nubian, C-Group, 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Aniba, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: L: 30 cm Diameter 1.2 cm

Accession Number

50.4075

Medium or Technique

Faience and steatite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads