Cylinder beads and rings

Nubian
Napatan Period
322–315 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, Pyr XIII

Dimensions

11 x .6 cm (4 5/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-43b

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One cylinder bead barrel (bored from one end)

Provenance

Gebel Barkal; Pyramid XIII; 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