Bead and pendant

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. W 156

Accession Number

22-2-553a,c

Medium or Technique

Agate; gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

a) Agate pendant with reddish striations, highly polished; c)Gold ball bead.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W 156. 1922: 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