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Bead

Nubian
Meroitic Period
90–10 B.C.


Object Place: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg., W25

Dimensions

diameter 1.0cm

Accession Number

22-1-610d

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

shell disc bead

Provenance

From W25, January, 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