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Ball beads

Two ball beads.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. South). Pyramid 97. 1923: 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

Nubian, Napatan Period, Unknown Ruler From 463–431 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. South), Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

23-3-839

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads