Beads

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


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

Dimensions

L 0.3 D 0.5

Accession Number

22-2-543f

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Seven faded green glass ring beads quite irregular in shape and size.

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