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Disc beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg.), G 1 (Garstang)

Dimensions

Diameter: 0.35 cm (1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-498c

Medium or Technique

Egg shell

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Three disc beads, ostrich egg.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe (Bergarawiyah), G1 (Garstang). 1923 : 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