Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
743–664 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), W 574

Dimensions

1.5 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-197a

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

approximately 35 cylindrical beads, blue faience

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West) W 574 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