Bead

Nubian
Napatan Period, Dynasty 25
760–660 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyramid 41

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Diameter .005

Accession Number

20.410

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Gold circle; outside beaded.

Provenance

From Nubia, Nuri. 1920: 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.

Findspot Information: Found in the Tomb of Maletaral I (Pyramid XLI at Nuri), March 1917.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition