Beads

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: doubled 0.515 m.

Accession Number

24.1763

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

String of gilt glass ball beads. Belongs with Nos. 24.1758-59. Strung separately for exhibition.

Provenance

From Meroe, N XVI.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition