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Ball beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 30–175


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 130

Dimensions

TK 0.3

Accession Number

22-2-511k

Medium or Technique

Iron

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Tiny fragments of very thin bronze, iron?

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West, Room B) Pyr. 130, 1922: 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