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Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
750–270 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B1200

Accession Number

19.1653

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Eighteen blue ring beads, one of which has a beaded pattern on outside.

Provenance

From Nubia, Gebel Barkal, B1200. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition