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Bead

Nubian
Meroitic Period
40 B.C.–A.D. 114


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. West, Pyramid 115

Dimensions

Overall: 0.7 x 1.3 cm (1/4 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

22-1-571d

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Lower portion of a green glass drop pendant.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West), 115 1921: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition