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Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period
90–10 B.C.


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

Dimensions

0.43 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-459k

Medium or Technique

Paste

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One double conical bead of brown paste.

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