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Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period
335–315 B.C.


Object Place: Meroe, Beg., W27

Dimensions

diameter 0.5cm, tk. 0.25cm

Accession Number

22-2-447b

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

1,176 blue-green ring beads

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W27, February, 1922: 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