Bead

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), 415

Dimensions

1.4 x 1.15 cm (9/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-133e

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Ball bead; gilt.

Provenance

From Beg. West 415. 1923: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition