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Bead

Nubian
Napatan Period
712–653B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), West 715

Dimensions

0.3 cm (1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-434

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

28 short cylindrical gold beads

Provenance

From Beg. West 715, 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