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Quartz, carnelian, gold necklace

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Necklace; gold, carnelian, and quartz ring beads. Wire rings between groups alternatively of two Carnelian and two white quartz beads.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe [Excav. date] Feb. 1922

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: L of string 0.430

Accession Number

24.522

Medium or Technique

Gold, Carnelian, Quartz

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands