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Ring beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, 1234

Accession Number

19.1774

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Large box containing thousands of blue faience ring beads.

Provenance

From Sudan, Gebel Barkal, Temple 1200, room 1234 B; 1919: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition