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Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of an unidentified ruler
405–369 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. South, Grave XXV-1

Dimensions

Diameters range from 0.4- 0.5 TK 0.1

Accession Number

21.12297

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

547 faded green cylinder fragments/ 1,863 faded rings/ 1,383 black rings/ ball beads missing.

Provenance

From Beg. South, Grave XXV-1 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