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Large bead

Large patches of reddish paint, crude pottery bead.

Provenance

From Nubia, Uronarti, Room 183, debris. 1930: 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

Egyptian,

Findspot

Uronarti, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 1.8 x 3.6 cm (11/16 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

30-3-7

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads