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String of gilt glass ball beads. Belongs with Nos. 24.1758-59. Strung separately for exhibition.

Provenance

From Meroe, N XVI.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Findspot

Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: doubled 0.515 m.

Accession Number

24.1763

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads