Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
712–653 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), 761

Dimensions

0.7 x 0.1 cm (1/4 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-473

Medium or Technique

Paste

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Nine barrel beads, red paste patinated green

Provenance

From Beg. West 761. February 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