Tiny ring beads
40 B.C.–A.D. 114
Findspot: Nubia, Meroe (Beg.), W 308; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan
0.45 cm (3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Glass and Faience
Not On View
About 180 tiny blue, green, and red ring beads, five faience ring beads, and thirty-three yellow faience ring beads, a few glass beads.
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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition