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Bead

Approximately twenty-five cylinder beads, faded; with 23-3-435a

Provenance

From Beg. West 628, March, 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, 743–542 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. West), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

diameter= 0.45

Accession Number

23-3-435b

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads