Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
743–653 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg.), West 809

Accession Number

23-M-597

Medium or Technique

Faience/shell

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

15 cylinder beads, 1 shell disc, 1 white faience ring bead

Provenance

From Nubia Meroe (Beg.) W809 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