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Beads

about 20 barrel beads.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. 486, March, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, 712–690 B.C.

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Findspot

Meroe (Beg.), Nubia

Dimensions

0.5 x 0.6 cm (3/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-101

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads