Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period


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

Dimensions

1.0 cm (3/8 in.) dia 1.15

Accession Number

23-1-27c

Medium or Technique

White quartzite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two ball beads translucent

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