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Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
664–643 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg.), Pyramid 111

Dimensions

2.1 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12068

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

8 ring beads, 30-40 cylinder beads

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. South), Pyramid 111. 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