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Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe-Begarawiyeh

Dimensions

Overall: 0.4 x 0.5 cm (3/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-1-25i

Medium or Technique

Amazonite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One pendant bead, blue green damaged. Also many fragments of above types.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg., N22 stairs debris . 1922 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition