Cowrie shell and eye of Horus (wedjat) beads
Napatan Period, reign of Shebitka
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Horse grave 211
Medium or Technique
Not On View
35 cowrie beads, 15 small wedjat beads and 1 large wedjat bead with incised details on both sides.
From el-Kurru, horse grave 211. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition