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Beads cylindrical

More than thirty-seven fragments light, more than six white or yellow.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. South), Pyramid 107. 1921: 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, 653–623 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe (Beg.), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

19 x 4 x 20 cm (7 1/2 x 1 9/16 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.12054

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads