Faience beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Shanakdakhete
170–150 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg.N XI

Dimensions

d 0.3. d 5.0

Accession Number

21.12334.2

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Seven blue ring beads.

Provenance

From Meroe BEg.N XI. 1921: 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