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Beads

One hundred thirty-seven red ring beads

Provenance

From Beg. South, Grave XXV-2 1921: 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, Napatan Period,

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

0.4 x 0.1 cm (3/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12304.2

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads