Various beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 30–175


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg.), W179

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 35 cm (9/16 x 13 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-559d

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

67 gilded glass cylindrical beads

Provenance

From Meroe,Beg. W 179 February, 1922; 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