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Faience beads

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Faience ring beads (broken and whole) and two faience cylinder beads.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XXIX (Pi'ankhqewqa), northwest foundation deposit. 1917: 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, probably Siaspiqa 487–468 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

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Nuri, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

17-4-1295

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Foundation deposits