Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
Unknown Ruler From 404–353 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. South), Pyr. 92

Dimensions

2.0 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-828

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Beads of mummy-net, two cylinder, one ball and five ring beads of pink and green glaze.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. South). Pyramid 92. 1923: 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