Disc-bead

Nubian
Napatan Period
350 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Diameter .01

Accession Number

20.344

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Disc-bead. Gold; beaded edge.

Provenance

From Nubia, Nuri. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Findspot Information: Found in the Tomb of Queen Bathyly (Pyramid XLIV at Nuri), April 1917.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition