Gold scarab bead

Nubian
Meroitic Period
270 B.C.–A.D. 320


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Meroe, Beg W. tomb 453

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 0.031

Accession Number

23.338

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Gold element. Human headed scarab bead.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe, Tomb W 453.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition