Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of unknown ruler
664–643 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. South, Pyramid 86

Dimensions

H 30-.1-3.2 D at bottom 0.8 D at top 0.5

Accession Number

21.12085

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Pendants- four nearly complete, and fragments of five others. Six red body paste, three green, bottom of one layer green, gray center.

Provenance

From Beg. South, Pyramid 86, 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