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Beads

Glass. 12 ball beads. Dark blue painted with yellow cross lines and spots.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe: Pyr. N II, original filling over step 16 [Excav. date] March 1, 1921

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period,

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number

24.993

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads