Napatan Period, reign of unknown ruler
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. South), Grave 141
Length: 2.0 cm (13/16 in.); Diamter: 0.3 cm
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Balls missing; 867 red rings; ring plus cylinder missing; 589 (instead of 345) cylinder with faded blue or green color; 260 plus fragments of cylinder of yellow and white color. Fourteen red rings, twelve black rings, thirty-three blue-green rings.
From Meroe (Beg. South) Grave 141. 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