Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 551
Diameter x length: 0.9 x 3.8 cm (3/8 x 1 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Faieince, white body blue-green glaze
Not On View
Coarse slightly tapered cylidrical bead, not cylinder but formed of numerous irregular flat faces approximating a cylinder form
From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Tomb B 551. 1920; Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition