40 B.C.–A.D. 40
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 140
L 0.5 Dia 0.4
Medium or Technique
Not On View
One black glass barrel bead with silver gray patina, apparently made fisrt as a cylinder and then dressed down .
From Meroe (Beg. West) Pyr. 140, 1922: 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