Napatan Period, reign of Nasakhma or Malowiebama
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXXI, room A
Length (cylinder bead): 1.9 cm (3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silver and gold
Not On View
Beads, crushed beads, and fragments of silver-gilded beads. Cylinder beads: three complete, five crushed, four in fragments; ball beads: six complete, three in fragments.
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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition