Beryl bead on wire
Napatan Period, reign of Karkamani
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXX, room A
Length: 2.2 cm (7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Amazonite and silver
Not On View
One green amazonite cylinder bead with a fragment of silver wire inside it.
From Nuri, pyramid XXX (A Queen), room A. 1918: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition