110 B.C.–A.D. 40
Findspot: Nubia, Meroe, W 176; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan
1.07 x .52 cm (7/16 x 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Carnelian pendant bead large body painted below. At top is a small knob which has been bored for stringing, boring groove and tapered hole.
From Meroe, Beg. W 176. February, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition