Bead and fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B700

Dimensions

3.4 x 0.95 cm (1 5/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-268

Medium or Technique

Faience and bone (?)

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Bead: heavy blue faience ring. Also few odd fragments, bone or ivory.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B700. 1916: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition