Ring beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period
110–10 B.C.


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

Dimensions

diameter0.15-0.4cm

Accession Number

23-1-31a

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Rings

fifty-two faience ring beads associated with 23-1-30; pale blue, buff, white and discolored

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