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Bracelet of gold fly beads

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Bracelet, consisting of thirteen gold fly beads, strung together in original order.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe, Beg. 179, from right wrist of burial [Excav. date] 1924

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: 0.103 m.

Accession Number

24.1092

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Bracelets, Armlets