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Four beads

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Aspelta
593–568 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Diameter .007 W. .002+

Accession Number

20.379

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Four beads. Gold circles, with outside covered with beading.

Provenance

From Nubia, Nuri. 1920: 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 Iusatha. Pyramid XLII at Nuri, February 1918.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition