Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
435–431 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe, S127, Beg. S103

Dimensions

L 1.6 Dia 0.4 H 1.6

Accession Number

21.12202

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

48 cylinder beads and fragments discolored faded ( Originally green ).

Provenance

Found at Meroe Beg S103. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition