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Scarab beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B803

Dimensions

Overall: 1.8cm (11/16in.)

Accession Number

16-4-508

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Five scarab form beads, pierced.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B803. 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