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Beads

Ball beads green body horizontal bands of darker green.

Provenance

From Nubia, Meroe, Beg., N56 between A&B. 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, Meriotic Period,

Findspot

Meroe, Beg., Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

23-2-79f

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads