Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg., N41, Chamber A

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12359

Medium or Technique

Copper, glass, stone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

one copper (corroded), one green glass, 2 white limestone ball beads

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe, Beg., N41, Chamber A. 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