Beads and string
Napatan Period, reign of Shebitka
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Horse grave 212
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Three fragments of openwork barrel beads with incised wedjats, sixteen ring beads, and the remains of the original string.
From el-Kurru, horse grave 212. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition