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Ring beads


From Meroe (Beg. South) Grave 157. 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, Napatan Period, 712–690 B.C.


Meroe (Beg. South), Nubia (Sudan)

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Medium or Technique

28 ring beads of reddish color as per publication RCKV, p. 436 but different from object register book


The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Beads