Napatan Period, reign of Piankhy (Piye)
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Grave 53, B
Medium or Technique
Stone, faience, silver
Not On View
Four barrel beads: one each of faience, silver, amethyst and stone.
From el-Kurru, Ku 53 B (tomb of queen Tabiry). 1919: 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition