Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), 414

Dimensions

.35 x 0.3 cm (1/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-123b

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two ball beads, taper bored.

Provenance

From Beg. West 414. 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