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Bead fragments

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Nasakhma or Malowiebama
468–435 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXXI, room A

Accession Number

18-3-60

Medium or Technique

Silver and gold foil

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Several crushed silver gilt gold cylinder and ball beads.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XXXI (Saka'aye), room A. 1918: 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