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Irregular-shaped bead

Irregular-shaped large bead, blue-glazed.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal B 900; 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,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia, (Sudan)

Dimensions

3.55 x 1.35 cm (1 3/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.2203

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads