Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
750–250 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Temple B 503 ex 1 pit "S"

Accession Number

20.2230

Medium or Technique

Faience, blue glaze

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Beads, all white body, traces blue glaze: 3 discs, 4 rings, 2 cylinders.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Temple B 503. 1920; 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