Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of unknown ruler
463–431 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. South, Pyramid XVIII

Dimensions

L1.6-1.8, D0.4, Tk 0.1

Accession Number

21.12328

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Eighty faded green cylinder; 3 ring beads, black, white, green.

Provenance

From Beg. South, Pyramid XVIII. 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