Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of unknown ruler
404–353 B.C.


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

Dimensions

a) L0.15 cm (1/16 in.), diameter 0.04 b) diameter 0.04

Accession Number

21-3-598a-b

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

a) 11 cylinder beads, green glaze b) 3 ring beads, green glaze… field book says 4 ring beads.

Provenance

From Beg. South, Pyramid XXII 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