Pendant bead

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B904

Dimensions

0.9 x 1.1 cm (3/8 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-3-418f

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

Carnelian pendant bead; oval, flat on top with small hole plugged with metal.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B904. 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