Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period
90–50 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, W 5

Dimensions

d. 0.6 cm

Accession Number

23-1-190a

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Disk beads with five protruding knobs, gilt.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. 5. 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