String of tubular beads

Period:
Late Period
Date:
522–343 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Nubia, Napata, Cemetery 1, Grave 1132, Oxford Expedition to Nubia
Medium:
Faience
Dimensions:
L. 50 cm (19 11/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Oxford University Expedition to Nubia, 1926
Accession Number:
26.4.5
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Excavated by the Oxford Expedition to Nubia at Faras 1910-1912. Allotted to the Oxford Expedition by the government in the division of finds. Then, received by the Museum in 1926.