Ball bead

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Sudan, Meroe, Beg. N. XV

Accession Number

21.12473.3

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Millefiore technique; white with blue circles and lines. Might be part of 24.1051 [currently unlocated]. Item was in a box marked “Beads for photography to Mr. Young. Feb. 2, 1954” along with other items.

Provenance

From Sudan. Meroe, Beg. N. XV

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition