Necklace

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


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Gammai, G 116, R1

Dimensions

Overall: 54 cm (21 1/4 in.) - length of necklace

Accession Number

42.143

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

String of carnelian beads in graduated sizes.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Gammai: G 116, R 1.
Lent by Mrs. Oric Bates, Sept. 4, 1924

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates