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Bead

Nubian
Napatan Period
664–542B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), West 705

Dimensions

0.35 x 2.0 cm (1/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-429a

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

cylindrical bead, blue

Provenance

From Beg. West 705, 1923: 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