270 B.C.–A.D. 320
Findspot: Nubia(Sudan), Meroe, Tomb W715
Overall: 79.5 cm (31 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Agate and shell
Not On View
Barrel and disc beads strung together.
From Meroe, Tomb W 715 [Excav. date] Mar. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition