Bead

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


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Gammai, Z4, R28

Dimensions

Overall: 1 cm (3/8 in.) - diameter of bead

Accession Number

42.138

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One large carnelian ball bead.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Gammai: Z 4, R 28.
Lent by Mrs. Oric Bates, Sept. 4, 1924

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates