270 B.C.–A.D. 320
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), N XVI, Meroe
Other: length doubled, 62.7 cm (24 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
String of 94 glass ball beads painted gold. Belongs with Nos. 24.1758; 24.1763. Strung separately for exhibition.
From Meroe, N XVI. 1921: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition