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Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period
110–10 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg., W 165; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number

23-1-14b

Medium or Technique

Glass paste and gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

four paste beads, covered sheet metal(base gold)/broken and incomplete covering showing inner bead; same type as 23-1-9

Provenance

From Meroe, W 165. January, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition