Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 27

Dimensions

0.53 x 0.4 cm (3/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-458L

Medium or Technique

White Quartzite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

13 white quartzite lentoid beads with boring groove and tapered hole.

Provenance

From Beg. West 27 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