Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg., N56 between A&B

Dimensions

Overall: 0.6 x 0.4 cm (1/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-79i

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Ball beads opaque, red body with white circumference band.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe, Beg., N56 between A&B. 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