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Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period
270 B.C.–A.D. 320


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Tomb W 734

Accession Number

23-M-703a-c

Medium or Technique

Stone, gold, faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

a) shard and 2 frags; b) green cylinder bead; c) gold bead

Provenance

From Meroe, Tomb W 734: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition