Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Amanishakheto
26–20 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. North, Pyramid 6

Dimensions

.25 x .75 cm (1/8 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21-3-712a

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two cylinder beads, one disc, two ring beads (one large) blue.

Provenance

From Beg. North, Pyramid 6. 1921: 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