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Bead

Nubian


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

Dimensions

0.9 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-654

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One barrel bead, broken

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. Group. Mar. 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