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Bead

Nubian
Napatan Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Tomb of Pyramid XLV

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: .008

Accession Number

20.715

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Veined white and red stone (agate or carnelian )  barrel-shaped bead.

Provenance

Found in the Tomb of Pyramid XLV at Nuri, February 1918):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