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Bead

Nubian
Meroitic Period
110–10 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg.), W166

Dimensions

bead width 0.9 Tk 0.8

Accession Number

23-1-17C

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Ball bead, pale grayish blue glazed.

Provenance

From Meroe, W 166 January, 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