Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
712–653B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), West 726

Dimensions

1.8 cm (11/16 in.), diameter 0.3cm

Accession Number

23-M-441a

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

20 cylindrical beads, blue; (see individual records 23-M-441a-d))

Provenance

From Beg. West 726, 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