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Blue faience beads

Twenty six blue faience beads, short cylinder

Provenance

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, 203–186 B.C.

Object Place

Meroë, Sudan

Dimensions

.5 x .3 cm (3/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-618

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads