Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
664–542B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), West 741

Dimensions

0.2 x 1.5 cm (1/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-548a

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Many cylinder beads

Provenance

From Beg. West 741, 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