Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
743–542 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), 489

Dimensions

1 x 0.85 cm (3/8 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-145d

Medium or Technique

Feldspar (Amazonite)

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One large ball bead.

Provenance

From Beg. West 489, March 1923: 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