Beads

Nubian
Napatan period to Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe, W 247; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

1.35 x 1.4 cm (9/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-66b

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Ball bead, white bodied blue glaze, ribbed lengthwise

Provenance

From Meroe, W 247. February, 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