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Cylinder bead

Nubian
about 712–698 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid XV, A & B

Dimensions

Length: 1.6 cm (5/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.2131

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, pyramid XV, A & B. 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