Napatan Period, reign of unknown ruler
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. South), Grave 147
Length: 1.6 cm (5/8 in.); Diameter: 0.3 cm
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Forty cylinder and many fragments of faded green body paste; seventy-eight rings, faded green; 100 red ring beads; 113 black ring beads; 103 balls, roughly made, faded. Extra: 148 rings, brownish.
From Meroe (Beg. South) Grave 147. 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