Bead

Nubian
Second Nubian
about 590 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: .017

Accession Number

20.378

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Bead. Gold; cylindrical.

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 Anla-Aman (Pyramid VI at Nuri), January 1917.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition