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Faience beads

One yellow ring bead.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. N. XI. 1921: 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, Meroitic Period, reign of Shanakdakhete, 170–150 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

d 5.0

Accession Number

21.12334.1

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads