Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 30–175


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Meroe (Beg.), West 120

Dimensions

0.7 cm (1/4 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-53d

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Three ring, one barrel bead, one ball bead.

Provenance

Nubia, Meroe(Beg.)W120, February, 1922. 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