Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), West 609
2.2 cm (7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Two long barrel beads, white-speckled black porphyry, large hole bored from both ends and smoothed.
From Beg. West 609. 1923: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition