Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period
110–10 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg.), W165

Dimensions

1.1-1.25x0.55-0.6cm

Accession Number

23-1-16

Medium or Technique

Quartzite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

five pendant beads, transverse hole, taper bored

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