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Ring bead

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Amanishakhete
26–20 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. North, Pyramid 6, Room A floor

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 cm (7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21-3-712i

Medium or Technique

Glass paste

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Fragment of large ring bead, green

Provenance

From Beg. North, Pyramid 6, Room A floor. 1921: 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