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Bead

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe, W 164; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

0.6 x 1.1 cm (1/4 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-24a

Medium or Technique

Glass paste

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One pear-shaped bead, bored lengthwise, discolored.

Provenance

From Meroe, W 164. February, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition