Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Takideamani
A.D. 140–155


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. N. XXIX

Dimensions

0.3 x 0.3 cm (1/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.12380

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

807(?) very small cylinder or ring beads - blue glaze.

Provenance

From Beg. North, Pyramid XXIX. 1921: 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