Beads

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Tomb 76 (N.M. 6), East chamber

Dimensions

Length of largest cylinder bead: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)

Accession Number

18-2-262

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

A few faience cylinder and small ring beads.

Provenance

From Nuri, Tomb 76, East chamber. 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