Bead

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


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Gammai

Dimensions

Overall: 2 cm (13/16 in.) - length of bead

Accession Number

42.139

Medium or Technique

Quartz

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Milky quartz barrel bead.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates