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String of 18 miscellaneous ring beads of faience, coral, black, green glass, and 4 pearls.


From Gammai, Nubia: Cem. 100, E 83, R4. (1915-16) Pub. Gammai, p. 60. From Gammai: Cem. 100, E 83, R4. (1915-16) Pub. Gammai, p. 60. Given to Peabody Museum by Mrs. Oric Bates, 1924. Peabody Museum No.B 4047. Exchanged by V/T January 21, 1937 and V/C January 7, 1944 with Peabody Museum, Harvard University. See Registration folder No. 67

Credit Line

By exchange with the Peabody Museum, Harvard

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

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan


Overall: 4.5 x 0.3 cm (1 3/4 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Faience, carnelian, glass


The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Beads