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Bead

Lower portion of a green glass drop pendant.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West), 115 1921: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, 40 B.C.–A.D. 114

Findspot

Beg. West, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 0.7 x 1.3 cm (1/4 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

22-1-571d

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads