Disc beads

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of unknown ruler
315–270 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. South), Pyramid III

Accession Number

21.12022.3

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

4 black, 9 white (yellow?) and 86 green disc beads

Provenance

From Beg. South Pyramid III. 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