Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe, Beg. W 235; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

0.55 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-51a

Medium or Technique

Amazonite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two ball beads, bright blue-green.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W 235. 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