Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
760–660 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyramid 27

Accession Number

20.974

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Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Eleven ball beads- four gold, two electrum, four carnelian, and one green amazonite.

Provenance

From Nubia, Nuri, Pyramid 27. 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition