Cylinder beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period, Reign of Arkamani–qo ( Ergamene
270–260 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. South), Pyramid VI

Accession Number

21.12315

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

63 red, 67 faded yellow, and 73 faded green (see also 21-1-1)

Provenance

From Beg. South Pyramid VI. 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