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Miscellaneous beads

5 ring beads, ball bead and miscellaneous fragments.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B703. 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

Nubian,

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

2.7 x 2.1 x 0.35 cm (1 1/16 x 13/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-3-307

Medium or Technique

Glass and faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads