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Ring beads

fifty-two faience ring beads associated with 23-1-30; pale blue, buff, white and discolored

Provenance

From Meroe, W 165. January, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, 110–10 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe (Beg.), Nubia(Sudan)

Dimensions

diameter0.15-0.4cm

Accession Number

23-1-31a

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings