Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. S XLV
Other: a. 1.4 x 0.3 cm (9/16 x 1/8 in.) Other: b.1.2 x 0.2 cm (1/2 x 1/16 in.) Other: c. 0.5 cm (3/16 in.) Other: d. 0.4 cm (3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
a) Approximately 600 cylindrical beads, discolored, faded to pale green, some broken.
b) 133 cylinders (plus fragments).
c) 7 disc beads, blue, white and red.
d) 1 ball bead, faded white.
From Beg S XLV. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition