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Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
696–623 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 510

Dimensions

L 2.0 cm, diameter 0.3 cm

Accession Number

23-3-167b

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Several cylindrical beads, faded blue

Provenance

From Beg. West 510. 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