Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), 415

Dimensions

1.15 x 2.0 x 1.9 cm (7/16 x 13/16 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-133f

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One flat bead and fragments; dark blue.

Provenance

From Beg. West 415. 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