Bead on wire
Napatan Period, reign of Karkamani
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXX, room B
Length: 4.4 cm (1 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Amazonite and silver
Not On View
A green amazonite cylinder bead with a fragment of silver wire through it.
From Nuri, pyramid XXX (A Queen), room B. 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