Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
743–542 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Meroe, Beg. West 800

Dimensions

1.2 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-687a

Medium or Technique

Frit

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Few common cylinder beads

Provenance

From Beg. West 800,1923: 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