Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period
185–10 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe (Beg.), W 333; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

1.0 cm (3/8 in.), dia 0.5cm

Accession Number

23-2-17

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

two beads, gray-bodied with green glaze

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. 333, February, 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