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Beads and fragments

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 30–175


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 130

Dimensions

TK 0.3

Accession Number

22-2-509d

Medium or Technique

Paste and bone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One grayish paste bead, cylinder with visible seam and 4-5 small bone fragments.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West, Room B) Pyr. 130, 1922: 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