Beads

Nubian
Napatan Period
690–568 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe (Beg.), W 484; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

1.45 x 0.75 x 2.15 cm (9/16 x 5/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-148a

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Polished pink and black stone pendant, lentoid-shaped. (See individual record entries 23-3-148a-b)

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. 484, March, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition