Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period
90–50 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, W 5

Dimensions

0.2 x 0.2 x 10 cm (1/16 x 1/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-190e

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Pendant beads, glass.

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