Beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Tumulus 702

Dimensions

Diameter: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.2509

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Three white beads and thirty-seven blue beads.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, Tumulus 702. 1919: 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