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Cylinder beads

Thirty cylinder beads; field number is not certain (original bag labeled "17-1-385?").

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XXI, stairs. 1917: 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, Napatan Period, Late 7th–late 6th century B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

17-1-385

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads