Pendant bead

Nubian
Meroitic Period
110–10 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia(Sudan), Meroe (Beg.), W165

Dimensions

1.4 x 1.8 cm (9/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-28

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

oval-dark with discoloration, transverse bored hole

Provenance

From Meroe, W 165. January, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition