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Bead

Small barrel bead with two white dots and black centers.

Provenance

From Meroe? [Excav. date] 1924. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, 270 B.C.–A.D. 320

Findspot

Nubia(Sudan)

Accession Number

24.778

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads