String of beads
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Pyr. W V, Debris
Overall: 24.8 cm (9 3/4 in.) length of string
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Carnelian string of odd beads, short barrel and ball; barrel beads are larger & ball beads are tiny (appear to be graduated). Gold terminal element on one end.
From Nubia: Meroe, Pyr. W V, Debris [Excav. date] January 21, 1923; 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