Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe, W 200; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

1.5 x 1.4 x 1.25 cm (9/16 x 9/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-27b

Medium or Technique

White quartzite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One pendant bead with taper bowl and boring groove

Provenance

From Meroe, W 200 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