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Two fragments of cylinder beads

Two fragments of silver cylinder beads; one long and one short.

Provenance

From Nuri pyramid 56 (Queen unknown), stairs before door-block. 1918; 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, reign of Nastasen, 335–315 B.C.

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number

18-2-110

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads