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Beads and misc frags

a. disc beads; b. bronze fragments; c. glass fragments; d. bone, possibly gazelle

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B700. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

bone 12.1 cm (4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

16-3-404

Medium or Technique

Faience, bone, glass, bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments