Beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B905

Dimensions

long beads 4.0 x 1.0 cm (1 9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-19c

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Fifty disk beads and 2 long cylinder beads glaze mostly worn

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B905. 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