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Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. S. Grave XXV-2

Dimensions

0.4 x 1.7 cm (3/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12304.6

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Five hundred fifty-four faded cylinder beads.

Provenance

From Beg. South, Grave XXV-2 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