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Bead

Nubian
Begarawiyah Meroe
743–653 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), West 779

Dimensions

D 1.9

Accession Number

23-M-501a

Medium or Technique

Marble

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Ball bead of blue marble.

Provenance

From Beg. West 779,1923: 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