Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period
270 B.C.–A.D. 320


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: of string 0.68 m.

Accession Number

24.1761

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

String of orange, white, blue and red glass paste barrel beads and red and green glass paste ‘eye’ beads.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe, N XVI

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition