Bead

Nubian
Napatan period to Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), West 772

Dimensions

0.8 x 0.5 x 1.0 cm (5/16 x 3/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-722b

Medium or Technique

Frit

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

A flat bead, incised on both sides.

Provenance

From Beg. West 772,1923: 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