Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 90–246


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Tomb 102

Dimensions

diameter 0.5 cm

Accession Number

23-1-367d

Medium or Technique

Gilded glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Three glass ball beads.

Provenance

From Beg. West 102, 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