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Disc beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
405–369 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. S. Pyramid XXV

Dimensions

.5 x .1 cm (3/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12060.3

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

2900 white, blue, or green beads, 1299 black beads, and 311 red beads

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe: Pyr. S. XXV [Excav. date] February, 1921

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition