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Pendant bead

Nubian
Napatan period to Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe (Beg.), W 273; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

0.95 x 0.65 x 0.55 cm (3/8 x 1/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-359

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Pendant Bead

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. 273 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