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Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
Unknown Ruler From 435–405 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. South), Pyr. 102

Accession Number

21.12298

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

480 faded, almost white; 1953 faded green-blue; 449 red cylinder beads.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. South). Pyramid 102. 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