Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
712–664 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 529

Dimensions

Length: 2.3 cm (7/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-187a

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Nearly 30 cylindrical beads, blue, green.

Provenance

From Beg. West 529. 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