Cylinder + ring beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
643–593 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. S. Pyramid 108

Dimensions

10 x 22 cm (3 15/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12291

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

67 faded green cylinders, 131 ring-faded green, red black

Provenance

From Beg. South, Pyramid 108. 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