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Beads

Ring beads and large cylinders. [Other onjects with this Field Number: nail fragments, gold foil fragments are now -179b and -179c].

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B804. 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

16-4-179c

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads