Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Accession Number

20.695

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Many faience brown and white ring beads and brown and green cylindrical beads; one lotus flower bead of faience.

Provenance

Found in Pyramid N. M. 1 at Nuri, December 1917: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