Bead

Nubian
Meroitic Period
90 B.C.–A.D. 40


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

Dimensions

1.2 x 1.0 cm (1/2 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-133n

Medium or Technique

Mud

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Small bead shaped seal

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