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Cylinder beads and rings

Seven cylinder red faience unglazed; two cylinder yellow faience unglazed.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal; Pyramid XIII; 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, 322–315 B.C.

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

1.4 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-2-43c

Medium or Technique

Red faience and yellow faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads