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String of white opaque barrel beads, black pear shaped beads, and grayish-brown beads which are a composite shape: biconical center with 2 rings beads stuck at each end and pierced through the length of the bead.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe, N XVI (Beg. N.16)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, reign of Amanitaraqide, A.D. 40–50

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: doubled 0.287

Accession Number

24.1762

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads