Bead

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Tanwetamani
664–653 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: (together) .016 m.

Accession Number

21.11726

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two gold beads soldered together; hollow.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Ku. 16 (tomb of Tanwetamani).1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition