Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
712–593 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Meroe, Beg. West 796

Dimensions

0.45 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-572k

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Lesser quantity of ring beads.

Provenance

From Beg. West 796,1923: 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