Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
712–593 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 563

Dimensions

cylinder beads: L 1.0 cm ring beads: diameter 0.5 cm

Accession Number

23-3-297

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Few small cylinder and ring beads - red, black, white and blue.

Provenance

From Beg. West 563, 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