Bead

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Shebitka
698–690 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Diameter .023 m.

Accession Number

21.11730

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Gold; large hollow gold ball bead with a plain circle around each hole.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From El-Kurru; Ku 211.[Excav. date] April, 1919 [Circled by hand] 4.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition