Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West)
0.5 x 1.8 cm (3/16 x 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Cylindrical bead, faience core covered in sheet metal, casing broken.
From Meroe, Beg. W. Group. Mar. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition