40 B.C.–A.D. 40
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 140
0.6 x 0.3 cm (1/4 x 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Clear glass disc bead guilded and covered with a layer which has now become of milky color.
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