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Beads

A few faience cylinder and small ring beads.

Provenance

From Nuri, Tomb 76, East 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 Anlamani, 632–593 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length of largest cylinder bead: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)

Accession Number

18-2-262

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads