Napatan Period, reign of Shebitka
Object Place: Sudan, Nubia
Diameter of bead: 2.8cm
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Horse-trappings. String of twelve bronze ball beads from neck of horse. Some of the original stringing fiber is in a small bag. There are clusters of small faience ring beads attached to two of the bronze beads.
From El-Kurru, Horse grave Ku 212.1919: excavated by the Harvard University - Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1921, assigned to the MFA by the Government of the Sudan
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition