Beads cylindrical

Nubian
Napatan Period
653–623 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg.), Pyramid 107

Dimensions

19 x 4 x 20 cm (7 1/2 x 1 9/16 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.12054

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

More than thirty-seven fragments light, more than six white or yellow.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. South), Pyramid 107. 1921: 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