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Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
743–664 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 593

Dimensions

1.8 x 0.3 cm (11/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-421e

Medium or Technique

Frit

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two cylinder beads, blue

Provenance

From Beg. West 593. 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