Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period
40 B.C.–A.D. 114


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe (Beg.), W 399; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

D 0.75 H 1.35

Accession Number

23-2-244g

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Three faience ring beads, one blue and two yellow.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W 399, February, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition