Ball bead

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), 414

Dimensions

0.8 cm (5/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-123a

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Ball bead; hollow.

Provenance

From Beg. West 414. 1923: 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