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Provenance

From Meroe, Tomb Beg. W 308, Body [Excav. date] January 28, 1923: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

23.817

Medium or Technique

Faience, carnelian, glass, silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads