Bead

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 90–246


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Tomb 102

Dimensions

2.0 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-1-533

Medium or Technique

Paste (?)

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One orange-colored, poligonal bead.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West) 102. 1922: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition