Fragments of beads on silver wire
Napatan Period, reign of Nasakhma or Malowiebama
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXXI, room B
Lengths: 1.9 cm (3/4 in.), 2.0 cm (13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Jasper, amazonite and silver
Not On View
Several fragments of cylinder beads wiht silver wire inside them; some gold foil fragments.
From Nuri, pyramid XXXI (Saka'aye), room B. 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