Beads from Horse trappings
Napatan Period, reign of Shabaka
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Grave 203
Medium or Technique
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Sixty-two blue faience beads in the shape of Hathor’s head; divided into 21.10561 (28 beads) and 21.10562 (34 beads).
From el-Kurru, grave 203. 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