Napatan Period, reign of unknown ruler
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. South, Pyramid XXIII
0.22 cm (1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
359 cylinder beads, hard, blue body paste. Glossy glaze, well preserved in some beads. Disc beads, thirty-five various, black, pinkish and yellow and nine bright green.
From Beg. South, Pyramid XXIII 1921: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition