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Two fragments of cylinder beads

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Nastasen
335–315 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyramid 56, stairs before door-block

Accession Number

18-2-110

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two fragments of silver cylinder beads; one long and one short.

Provenance

From Nuri pyramid 56 (Queen unknown), stairs before door-block. 1918; 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