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two lentore beads with boring groove and tapered hole

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W27, February, 1922: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition. Assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period,

Object Place for Label

Nubia (Sudan)

Object Place

Meroe, Beg.

Dimensions

1.4 x 1.85 cm (9/16 x 3/4 in.), tk. 0.8

Accession Number

22-2-447a

Medium or Technique

Green jasper

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads