40 B.C.–A.D. 40
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 140
0.42 x 0.35 cm (3/16 x 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Yellowish white ball bead with a tinge of green and some dull 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