Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 30–175


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Meroe (Beg.), West 125

Dimensions

0.5 x 1.0 cm (3/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-483z

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two flattened ball beads, gray-white, stuck together end-to-end.

Provenance

Nubia, Meroe(Beg.)W125, February, 1921. 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