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Beads

This string of beads consists of approximately 240 small crude ring beads, dark brown.

Provenance

From Kerma?, Tomb? : 1912-1913. 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

New Kingdom

Place of Creation

Kerma?, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

13.4174

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands