Beads

Nubian
Early Napatan Period
860–840 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (sudan), el-Kurru, Tumulus 1

Accession Number

19.2247

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Numerous ring, barrel and ball beads.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Tum. 1. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

(Accession date: January 7, 2005)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition