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Beads

48 cylinder beads and fragments discolored faded ( Originally green ).

Provenance

Found at Meroe Beg S103. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, 435–431 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia

Dimensions

L 1.6 Dia 0.4 H 1.6

Accession Number

21.12202

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads