Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of unknown ruler
369–340 B.C.


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

Dimensions

L1.7-2.1, D0.4

Accession Number

21-1-33a

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Seven cylinder beads, greenish body paste, 2 colored red.

Provenance

From Beg. South, Pyramid XXIV. 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