Meroitic Period, reign of unknown ruler
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 125
0.8 cm (5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
424 slender barrel beads, into fragments of 50-100 others, same color - light green to yellow showing (just faint traces of green). Mostly have more or less dull black patina.
From Meroe (Beg. West) Pyr. 125, 1922: 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