Two beads

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Aspelta
593–568 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Diameter .006

Accession Number

20.370

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two beads. Gold; small circles with beaded surface.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 42 (tomb of Queen Asata). 1918: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition