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Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
284 B.C.–A.D. 275


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, PYR XIII

Dimensions

1.1 x .7 cm (7/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.16724

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Four barrel beads, hollow shell.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal; pyramid 13. 1916: 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