Iron oxide ball beads
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg.), W171
11 ball beads - L 0.45 cm, diameter 0.6 cm 23 ball beads - L 0.4 cm, diameter0.35 cm
Medium or Technique
Iron oxide glass
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Eleven glass ball beads, core gilded and covered with translucent glass; twenty-three ball beads, green translucent glass. With fragments.
From Meroe, W 171 February, 1922: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition