270 B.C.–A.D. 320
Findspot: Nubia(Sudan), Meroe, Tomb W786
Overall: 44 cm (17 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Approximately 220 of 500 disc beads that were once part of girdle alternating in equal length with four to five barrel beads (22.545).
From Meroe, Tomb W 786. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition