Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
743–643 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Meroe, Beg. West 792

Dimensions

1.4 cm (9/16 in.), Dia: 0.5

Accession Number

23-3-630

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

13 cylindrical beads, faded

Provenance

From Beg. West 792,1923: 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