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Pendant bead

Pebble pendant, white speckled black stone.

Provenance

From Beg. West 779,1923: 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, Begarawiyah Meroe, 743–653 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. West), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

2.2 cm (7/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-501c

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment