Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of unknown ruler
404–353 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. South, Pyramid XIX

Dimensions

Diam: 1.7 cm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12382

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Five 5-pointed stars, yellow glaze.

Provenance

From Beg. South, Pyramid XIX. 1921: 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