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Beads

Four white faience ring beads, glaze in poor condition.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West) Pyr. 140, 1922: 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, 40 B.C.–A.D. 40

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. West), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Tk 0.13 to 0.2 Dia 0.38 to 0.47

Accession Number

22-2-530p

Medium or Technique

Faience Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads