Beads

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


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Gammai, G 116 R9

Dimensions

Overall: 118 cm (46 7/16 in.) - length of necklace Overall: 0.2 cm (1/16 in.) - diameter of beads

Accession Number

42.146

Medium or Technique

Amazonite (?)

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Long string of small amazonite (?) ring beads, faceted.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Gammai:G 116, R 9.
Lent by Mrs. Oric Bates, Sept. 4, 1924

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates