Beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Begarawiyeh (Meroe), N.IX Room C

Dimensions

Overall: 11 mm (7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12401

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

2 button-shaped beads of hollow gold, with holes in different sizes.

Provenance

Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.From Meroe, N.IX Room C

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition