Bead fragment

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Object Place: Meroe, Beg., W27

Dimensions

diameter 0.45cm

Accession Number

22-2-445k

Medium or Technique

Pearl

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

chip from mother-of-pearl bead

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W27, 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