Napatan Period, reign of unknown ruler
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. South), Grave 147
Length: 1.7 cm (11/16 in.); diameter: 0.4 cm
Medium or Technique
Not On View
227 faded green cylinder; 109 rough balls faded; 114 red rings; 163 black rings; 781 rings, faded green; 1basket of lumps of mud with beads embedded.
From Meroe (Beg. South) Grave 147. 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