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Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
653–623 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. South), Grave 151

Dimensions

1.8 x 3 x .2 cm (11/16 x 1 3/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12139

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

ring beads.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. South) Grave 151. 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