Pendant beads

Nubian
Napatan period to Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), 425

Dimensions

1.75 x 1.4 x 0.9 cm (11/16 x 9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-250a

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Two pendant beads, tapered, bored, and grooved

Provenance

From Beg. West 425. 1923: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition