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Ring beads

Two ring beads, red section, 39 more on 21-2-107

Provenance

From Beg. South, Pyramid Mastaba LIII. 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)

Dimensions

diameter 61/2 mm wire approximately .5mm thick

Accession Number

21.11990

Medium or Technique

Red Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads