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Miscellaneous beads

miscellaneous cylinder beads, disc and ball beads, some with light blue or light green glaze, others with pinkish body.

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

21.12020

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads