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Ball beads

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of unknown ruler
353–335 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. South, Pyramid XXVII

Dimensions

.40 cm. each bead

Accession Number

21.12304.5

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

350 faded ball beads from body.

Provenance

From Beg. South, Pyramid XXVII1921: 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