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Bead

Nubian
Napatan Period
690–593 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), West 701

Dimensions

0.35 x 0.2 cm (1/8 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-418e

Medium or Technique

Frit

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One multiple bead, blue frit

Provenance

From Beg. West 701, March, 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