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Beads and shell

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 500

Dimensions

0.5 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-214

Medium or Technique

Faience and shell

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Three green faience band beads and one cowrie shell

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Temple B 500. 1916: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