Beads

Nubian
Tabirqa
220–203 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Meroë, North Africa, Begarawiyeh, Pyramid N. 9

Dimensions

.45 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12436.2

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Four hundred and eighty-seven ring beads, blue glaze; twenty-six ring beads, white glaze; six ring beads black glaze

Provenance

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