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Ball bead

Nubian
Meroitic Period
40 B.C.–A.D. 114


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. West, Pyramid 115

Dimensions

.35 cm (1/8 in.)

Accession Number

22-12-3b

Medium or Technique

Glass Paste

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Ball bead- yellow body over laid blue

Provenance

From Beg. West, Pyr. 115 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