Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Meroe, Beg. W 140
Length: 44 cm (17 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Gold, carnelian, glass
Not On View
Necklace; three strands separated in center by a long vertical gold bead. The two upper strands of small gold, carnelian, and blue glass balls; lower strand of small gold balls and pendants of gold, amazon stone, and blue glass. At each end three gold tubular beads.
From Meroe, Beg. W. 140. 1922: excavated by the Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
(Accession date: February 1, 1922)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition