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String of Beads

Pendant

Object Number:E7934
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Meroitic
Provenience: Egypt
Nubia
Karanog Cemetery
Locus: G 779
Date Made: 100BC-300AD
Early Date: -100
Late Date: 300
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Faience
Glass
Bronze
Length: 23.5 cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Nubia, Karanog, Aniba Cemetery; D. Randall-MacIver and C. L. Wooley, 1908

Description

Beads: Lentoid- 26 opaque dark blue glass; Spheroid - 1 green opaque glass

Pendants: Scorpian- blue faience; Heart- blue faience. Bird- bronze. 31 total pieces.

Bibliography:

[Book] Randall-MacIver, David, and Woolley, Charles L. 1910. Karanog; the Romano-Nubian Cemetery (text).. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. Eckley B. Coxe Junior Expediton to Nubia, III. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 257View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] O'Connor, David B. 1993. Ancient Nubia: Egypt's Rival in Africa.. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 149View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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