Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
712–593 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), W 503

Dimensions

.55 x 1.1 cm (3/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-156a

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

3 barrel beads, bluish gray

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West) 503 1923: 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