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Beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Tomb 853

Dimensions

Length: 1.7 cm (11/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-638

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two small hand rings, ends overlapping.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe (Beg. West 853). 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