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Beads

One white opaque bead in two pieces (not complete) , 5 variegated beads of various sizes in green, black and white.

Provenance

From Sudan. Meroe, Beg. N.18

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Meroitic Period, reign of Amanikhatashan, A.D. 62–85

Findspot

Beg. N.18, Meroe, Sudan

Dimensions

Diameters from 1.7 to .6 cm

Accession Number

21.12414

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads