Bead

Nubian
Napatan Period


Findspot: Sudan (Nubia), Meroe, Begarawiya West, W827

Dimensions

.55 x 1.0 cm (3/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-689b

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One barrel bead, white-veined black.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. West 827, 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