Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg., NXX II Stairs #34

Dimensions

Overall: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.)

Accession Number

22-1-22g

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

56 ball beads, orange paste, many discolored.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe, Beg., NXX II Stairs #34. January 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