Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe (Beg.), W 343; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

diameter 0.8 x 1.4 cm (5/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-365b

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

two drop pendant beads, blue glaze

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. 343, 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