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1 double cone bead

Provenance

Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.From Meroe, XIX, floor debris, chamber A

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Findspot

Begarawiyeh (Meroe), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 15 x 14 mm (9/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12314

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads