Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 90–246


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

Dimensions

diameter 0.3 cm

Accession Number

22-1-534e

Medium or Technique

Glass and paste

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Few green paste ball and ring beads and translucent green glass ring beads.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West) 102. 1922: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition