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Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period


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

Dimensions

0.52 x 0.37 cm (3/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-458m

Medium or Technique

Obsidian

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

3 black lentord 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