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Beads

A few red and white ring beads and broken cylinders.

Provenance

From Nuri, Tomb 82. 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 Senkamanisken, 643–623 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Diameter: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

18-2-629

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads