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Three beads

Nubian
Napatan Period


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: .018 / .017 / .015

Accession Number

20.384

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Three beads. Faience; cylindrical; glaze completely gone from two and nearly gone from third.

Provenance

From Nubia, Nuri. 1920: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over.

Findspot Information: Found in the Tomb of Pyramid XXIII at Nuri, March 1917

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition