Beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. W 831

Dimensions

Other: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

23- M-619c

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

100+/- ring beads; some single, some double, black.

Provenance

From Beg W 831. 1923: 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