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Gold wire and ring beads from foundation deposit

Nubian
Napatan Period
284 B.C.–A.D. 275


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, PYR XIX

Dimensions

2.5 x 1 cm (1 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.2555

Medium or Technique

Gold, faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

segment of gold wire, 32 small ring beads- faience, found in SE

Provenance

Gebel Barkal PYR XIX; 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