270 B.C.–A.D. 320
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S52
Diameter x length: 2.0 x 1.8 cm (13/16 x 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
One large ball bead; pierced; made of clear glass with gold sandwiched between layers.
From Semna, S52. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition