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Necklace. Round beads, - forty-six carnelian and thirty-five green amazonite; also fragments of several other green amazonite beads.

Provenance

Nuri, Pyramid LIX, Room A, Tomb of Queen Malakaye, February 1918. excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period,

Findspot

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

20.373

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands