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Bead

Nubian
Napatan period to Meroitic Period
750 B.C.–A.D. 320


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. S125?

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 1.4 x 0.4 cm (9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12284.2

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One larger cylinder, faded green.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe, Beg. S125? 1921 : 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