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Beads and fragments

Ring beads and ball beads, plus broken eye inlay

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B704. 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

16-3-324

Medium or Technique

Iron and faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads