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Beads

8 bottle amulet pendants, 1 fragment bottle bead. Found with 23-3-92b and c in Beg. 609.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. 609. 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, 800–270 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe, Beg., Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 4 cm (3/8 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-92a

Medium or Technique

Glass paste

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads