Fragments of assorted beads
Napatan Period, reign of Amtalqa
Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyramid 54, in front of door-block
Medium or Technique
Faience and gold
Not On View
Twenty faded faience cylinder beads; sixteen faded faience ring beads; one gold ball bead.
From Nuri pyramid 54 (Queen Pihayis), in front of door-block. 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