Beads

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


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

Accession Number

22-2-543i

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

41 glass discoid beads now heavily patinated a dull black .

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