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Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
340–270 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. South, Pyramid 501 A

Dimensions

0.5 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-1-84c

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Nine ball beads, white.

Provenance

From Beg. South, Pyramid 501A, 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