Beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. W 336

Dimensions

Diameter: 0.3 cm (1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-366b

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Barrel beads, carnelian, (5).

Provenance

From Meroe Beg W 336. 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