Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period
250 B.C.–170 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 152

Dimensions

L 0.12 D 0.3

Accession Number

22-2-543c

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

304 minute ring beads of red faience, and fragments

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West) Pyr. 152, 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