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Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period
185–50 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe, W 177; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

.15 x 0.27 cm (1/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-558b

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two small faded green faience ring beads

Provenance

From Meroe, W 177. 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