Original 23-1-184 beads incorporated into necklace 23.390 (image of necklace on file). Remaining beads: 1 red glass imitation cowrie shell; 1 blue and yellow striped cylinder bead; [1 small gold fastener 23-1-18a will be stored with the gold items.]
From Meroe, Western Cemetery, Beg. W 5. January, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1923: assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition