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Ball beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
Unknown Ruler From 463–431 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. South), Pyr. 97

Accession Number

23-3-839

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two ball beads.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. South). Pyramid 97. 1923: 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