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Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
297–284 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, PYR XV

Dimensions

Diameter 1.0 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-492

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Circular yellow faience bead

Provenance

Gebel Barkal PYR XV; 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