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Ball beads

6 small balls ( all of 16-2-29 was found with 16-2-30) of black faience color

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal Pyr. XIII. 1916: 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

Nubian, Napatan Period, 322–315 B.C.

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

0.6 cm (1/4 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-29f

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment