Ball bead

Nubian
Meroitic Period
40 B.C.–A.D. 114


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe (Beg.), W 381; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

0.3 cm 1/8 in., diameter 0.35

Accession Number

23-2-212b

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

one ball bead

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W 381, February, 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