Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Grave 53
Diameter: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Six ball beads decorated with wedjat eyes and ankhs in black paint; packed with 19-3-1356.
From el-Kurru, Ku. 53 (tomb of Queen Tabiry). 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition