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Bead

Ball bead; gilt.

Provenance

From Beg. West 415. 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, Meroitic Period,

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. West), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

1.4 x 1.15 cm (9/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-133e

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads