Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Tarekeniwal
A.D. 155–170


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. North, Pyramid XIX, chamber B

Dimensions

L 1.1 cm (7/16 in.) Dia 0.4

Accession Number

21.12307

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Cylinder beads

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. North, Pyramid XIX. 1921: 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