Bead fragments

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg., N15 stair original filling over step 12

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12473.5

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Many small fragments of glass ball beads.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe, Beg., N15 stair original filing over step 12. December 1921: 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