Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period


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

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 x 0.4 cm (5/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-79k

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Dark transparent beads biconical 2 blue, 4 green.

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