Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Anlamani
632–593 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Tomb 72 (N.M. 2)

Dimensions

Length of largest cylinder bead: 1.6 cm (5/8 in.)

Accession Number

18-2-579

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

A few green faience cylinder beads. Also white, red and black ring beads.

Provenance

From Nuri, Tomb 72. 1918: 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