40 B.C.–A.D. 40
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 150
.55 x .57 cm (3/16 x 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Seven greenish glass beads all nearly covered with gray -black metallic looking patina
From Meroe (Beg. West) Pyr. 150, 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