Beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Tomb 841

Dimensions

Diameter: 0.3 cm (1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-692

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Fifty tiny ring beads. Fragment thread stringing remaining.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe (Beg. West 841). 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