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Bead

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 30–175


Findspot: From Meroe, Begarawiyah W. 179. February, 1922:

Accession Number

22-2-597b

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Large disk bead, blue, pierced though thickness.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. 179. February, 1922: 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