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Ring beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period
263–248 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, PYR VIII

Dimensions

0.5 x 0.25 cm (3/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.3021.5

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Nine blue glazed ring beads.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal PYR VIII; 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