Beads

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


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Gammai, Mound E (debris)

Dimensions

Overall: 34 cm (13 3/8 in.) - length of necklace Overall: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.) - diameter of beads

Accession Number

42.145

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

54 blue glass faceted beads.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Gammai, Mound E, debris.
Lent by Mrs. Oric Bates, Sept. 4, 1924

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates