250 B.C.–170 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 152
.3 x .4 cm (1/8 x 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
27 carnelian barrel beads with tappered hole and boring groove.
From Meroe (Beg. West) Pyr. 152, 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