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String of orange, white, blue and red glass paste barrel beads and red and green glass paste 'eye' beads.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe, N XVI

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, 270 B.C.–A.D. 320

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: of string 0.68 m.

Accession Number

24.1761

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads