Cylinder bead and foil fragment

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Baskakeren
405–404 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XVII, stairs

Accession Number

21.16891

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Fragments of a gold cylinder bead and gold foil.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XVII (Baskakeren), stairs. 1917: 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