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Ball beads

Provenance

From Beg. West 32 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, 185–50 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. West), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

d. 0.35 cm

Accession Number

23-2-78b

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads