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Beads

Three barrel beads, discolored black.

Provenance

From Beg. West 453. February 1923: 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. 114

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. West), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

0.4 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-303d

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads