Napatan Period, reign of unknown ruler
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. South), Grave 137
1.4 cm (9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ring beads: 182 green; 261 black; only 9 of original 88 red. Cylinder beads: 851 faded green cylinders. Ball beads: 729 faded green ball; 123 rough ball beads, faded green.
From Meroe (Beg. South) Grave 137. 1921: 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