String of beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. W 150

Accession Number

22-2-542a-g

Medium or Technique

Gold, carnelian, glass, faience

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Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

String of beads including a-g found at Meroe W 150; a) gold bead b/c)84 carnelian beads d/e)33 glass beads f/g)23 faience beads.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W 150. 1922: 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