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Bead

Nubian
Meroitic Period
270 B.C.–A.D. 320


Findspot: Nubia(Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 0.7 cm (1/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.778

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Small barrel bead with two white dots and black centers.

Provenance

From Meroe? [Excav. date] 1924. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition