Beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 27

Dimensions

0.58 x 0.78 x 1 cm (1/4 x 5/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-458p

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

2 black patinated glass lentord beads with boring groove and tapered hole.

Provenance

From Beg. West 27 1923: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition