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Beads

Nubian (Pan-Grave)
Pan-Grave Period


Accession Number

03.1693

Medium or Technique

Shell, faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

About 500 shell ring beads and a few blue-green faience ring beads.

Provenance

Said to be from Naqada. 1903: purchased for the MFA from Mohamed Mohassib, Luxor, Egypt by Albert M. Lythgoe as part of a group ( 03.1693-03.1696) for £2. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund. (Accession date: January 1, 1903).

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund