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Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
487–463 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. South), Pyr. 500

Dimensions

.5 x .3 cm (3/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

22-1-86c

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Thirteen ring beads, red, yellow, and white

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. South) Pyr. 500. 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