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Disc beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
Unknown ruler 353–335 B.C.


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

Dimensions

1.2 x .45 cm (1/2 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.2571.1

Medium or Technique

Paste?

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

2 fancy disc beads, pale green color

Provenance

From Beg. South Pyramid VIII. 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