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Bead

Nubian
Napatan Period
750–250 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 501

Dimensions

Dia 0.7

Accession Number

20.2318

Medium or Technique

White quartz

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Flattened ball bead

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Tomb B 501. 1920; 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