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Gold wire and ring beads from foundation deposit

segment of gold wire, 32 small ring beads- faience, found in SE

Provenance

Gebel Barkal PYR XIX; 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, 284 B.C.–A.D. 275

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

2.5 x 1 cm (1 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.2555

Medium or Technique

Gold, faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits