Bead

Nubian
Napatan Period, Dynasty 25
760–660 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Diameter .005

Accession Number

20.410

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Gold circle; outside beaded.

Provenance

From Nubia, Nuri. 1920: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over.

Findspot Information: Found in the Tomb of [blank] (Pyramid XLI at Nuri), March 1917.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition