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Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Malewiebamani
463–435 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XI, chapel debris

Accession Number

17-1-18

Medium or Technique

Amazonite, faience

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Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two amazonite cylinder beads and one faience ring bead.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XI (Malewiebamani), chapel debris. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition