Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period
664–542 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), West 663

Dimensions

1.2 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-350a

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One triangular bead with black spot on each face.

Provenance

From Beg. West 663, 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