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Bead

Nubian
Napatan Period
712–593 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), W 582

Dimensions

1.1 cm (7/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-617

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

barrel bead, black and white flecked

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West) 582 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