Bead

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


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Gammai

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 x 1.5 cm (5/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

42.153

Medium or Technique

Stone (?)

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Black and white mottled stone (?) barrel bead.

Provenance

From Gammai, Nubia; Lent by Mrs. Oric Bates, Sept. 4, 1924

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates