Strand of stratified eye beads
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. N 2
Diameter and length (legacy): 1.7 x 1.5 cm (11/16 x 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
12 dark green glass balls, ornamented with yellow and black bands and dots in low relief. Bands of black middle with yellow borders, the dots from center out are yellow, black, yellow.
From Nubia (Sudan), Meroe Beg. N 2, original filling over step 16. 1921: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition