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Beads

2 green faience rings, 2 white faience short cylinders, 1 ditto ball DO.4, blue glass ball DO .75, faience beads with rays ca 1/1

Provenance

Gebel Barkal 600; 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,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

16-3-328f

Medium or Technique

Faience & glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads