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Beads

A few ring and cylinder beads. Small, of black and white faience.

Provenance

From Nuri, Tomb 74, Chamber. 1918: 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, reign of Tanwetamani, 664–653 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.3 x 1.5 cm (1/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

18-2-139

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads