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Flat wire beads

39 well made circlets of flat wire (beads) of dark red gold, like 21-2-42

Provenance

From Beg. South, Pyramid S 53. 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, 463–431 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

21.12019

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads