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Beads

18 fragments of at least four lentoids, black.

Provenance

Nubia, Meroe(Beg.)W120, February, 1922. 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, Meroitic Period, A.D. 30–175

Findspot

Meroe (Beg.), Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

0.9 cm (3/8 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-53a

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads