Requires Photography

Beads, amulets

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia; Findspot: Nubia, Meroe, W 156

Dimensions

1.1 x 0.71 cm (7/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-552e

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

One drop pendant bead of white stone, tapered hole but no boring groove

Provenance

From Meroe, W 156. February, 1922: 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