Ring beads

Nubian
Meroitic Period
40 B.C.–A.D. 114


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe (Beg.), W 308; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Dia 0.3

Accession Number

23-1-317d

Medium or Technique

Glass and Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

ca 100 blue, green glaze faience ring beads and faded to buff.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. 308 January 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition