Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
743–664 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), W 586

Dimensions

diameter: 0.45 cm

Accession Number

23-3-367b

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

appoximately 150 ring beads, red, blue and white faience

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West) 586 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