Beads

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


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

Dimensions

Length 8 + mm Diameter 4 to 6 mm

Accession Number

21.11962

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

29 larger flat ring beads, pale blue body paste.

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