40 B.C.–A.D. 40
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 140
0.55 x 0.42 cm (3/16 x 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Badly decayed grayish ball bead, some white with patches of gray patina.
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