Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of an unidentified ruler
623–568 B.C.


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

Dimensions

60 mm x 15 mm x 10 mm

Accession Number

21.12040

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

32 cylinder beads, 7 disc beads faded and brownish in color.

Provenance

From Beg. South, Pyramid XXXVIII 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