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Ball beads

Tiny fragments of very thin bronze, iron?

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West, Room B) Pyr. 130, 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

Nubian, Meroitic Period, A.D. 30–175

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. West), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

TK 0.3

Accession Number

22-2-511k

Medium or Technique

Iron

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads