Bead

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 30–175


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Meroe (Beg.), West 120

Dimensions

0.4 x 0.7 cm (3/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-53e

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One gilt pear-shaped bead.

Provenance

Nubia, Meroe(Beg.)W120, February, 1922. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition