Two very large ball beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Amanishakhete
26–20 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. North, Pyramid 6

Dimensions

d 14.0. d 5.0

Accession Number

21.12346

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

4 originally listed, now 2. Blue/green glaze.

Provenance

From Beg. North, Pyramid 6. 1921: 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