Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period
743–644 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), West 630

Accession Number

23-M-239a

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Approximately sixty cylinder beads, varying sizes

Provenance

From Beg. West 630, March, 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