Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
about 632–568 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXIV, stairs

Accession Number

18-2-466

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Several ring beads and one cylinder bead.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XXIV (Nasalsa), stairs. 1918: 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