Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
712–653 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Beg., W 567

Dimensions

1.35 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-366

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Twenty-nine cowrie shells, split.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe, Tomb W 567. [Excav. date] March 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition