Three beads

Nubian
Napatan Period


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: .016

Accession Number

20.399

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Three tubular gold beads. Found with the beads are beads and bead fragments (OP.2.20.399), including eight white faience disk beads, gold and silver bead fragment.

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 XLI at Nuri, March 1917.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition