Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
750–250 B.C.


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

Accession Number

20.2277

Medium or Technique

Blue green glaze faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Beads, decayed, white body, traces green glaze 
a) 23 rings b) 1 irregular ball

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