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Fragment of a barrel bead (?)

Nubian
about 712–698 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid XV, A & B

Dimensions

Length: 1.4 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.2147

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Fragment, possibly of a barrel bead.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, pyramid XV, A & B. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition