Ball bead

Nubian
Early Napatan Period
820–800 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid XIV enclosure debris

Dimensions

Diameter: 0.7 cm (1/4 in.)

Accession Number

19.2102

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, Ku. 14. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

(Accession date: January 7, 2005)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition