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Barrel beads

Fifteen small barrel beads.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, KM 48 no.3. 1915: 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, Kerma, 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

0.5 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-3-428c

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads