Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Amanikhabale
50–40 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, (Sudan), BEG-N2, Meroe, BEG N2

Accession Number

21.12184

Medium or Technique

Faience and glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One barrel bead like 21-2-557; three green glass ball beads; and one gold like 21-2-564.

Provenance

Meroe BEG N2. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition