Napatan Period, reign of unknown ruler
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. South), Grave 140
1.7 x 0.3 cm (11/16 x 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Faience / Shell
Not On View
Forty-seven cylinder, red; twenty-two plus fragments cylinder, faded green; 622 rings, faded green; fifty-two rings, red; 637 rings, black; thirty-eight balls rough faded. Also found one fragment of shell.
From Meroe (Beg. South) Grave 140. 1921: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition