Ring beads

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Analma'aye
542–538 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XVIII, stairs

Accession Number

17-2-1955

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Numerous blue faience ring beads.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XVIII (Analma'aye), stairs. 1917: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition