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Bead net

Nubian
Napatan Period
743–542 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 590

Dimensions

0.5 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-205b

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Mummy trappings

Large block ring beads, about 150

Provenance

From Beg. West 590. 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