Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
712–593 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Tomb 852

Dimensions

Length: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-694

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Eight small cylinder beads.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe (Beg. West 852). 1923: 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