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Cylinder and disc beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
405–369 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. S. Pyramid XXV

Dimensions

0.7 x 2.0 cm (1/4 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12057

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

c. 104 cylinder beads greenish and much worn, five disc beads also greenish

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe: Pyr. S. XXV [Excav. date] February, 1921

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition