String of beads

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Tomb Beg. W 308, Body

Accession Number

23.817

Medium or Technique

Faience, carnelian, glass, silver

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Provenance

From Meroe, Tomb Beg. W 308, Body [Excav. date] January 28, 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