Beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, PYR XXIV, cave 2

Dimensions

0.35 x 0.5 cm (1/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-77

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

About 200 band beads, bright blue faience

Provenance

Gebel Barkal; PYR XXIV, cave 2; 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