Cylinder beads

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of unknown ruler
463–431 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. South, Pyramid XXXI

Dimensions

Diameter 4+

Accession Number

21.11969

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Light blue body and paste.

Provenance

From Beg. South, Pyramid XXXI 1921: 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