Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Grave 101

Accession Number

19.2547

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One ball bead and one cylinder bead.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, grave 101. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition