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Bead

Nubian
Napatan Period
315–270 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. South, Pyramid 503

Dimensions

.45 x 1.75 cm (3/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-1-69c

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One cylinder bead, corroded

Provenance

From Beg. South, Pyramid 503, 1921: 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