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Bead

Nubian
Napatan Period
690–593 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), West 701

Dimensions

0.15 cm (1/16 in.), Dia: 0.15

Accession Number

23-M-418c

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One band bead, red glass

Provenance

From Beg. West 701, March, 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