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Beads

2 ring beads, faience, faded blue glaze.

Provenance

From Meroe Beg W 336. 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,

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Other: 0.3 cm (1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-366d

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads