This group of beads consists of two carnelian ring beads; four faience barrel beads; and one faience cylinder bead.
From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, K X B debris. 1914: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
Nubian, Classic Kerma, 1700–1550 B.C.
Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)
Diameter ring bead: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.) Diameter and length barrel bead: 0.5 x 1.2 cm (3/16 x 1/2 in.) Cylinder bead length: 0.9 cm (3/8 in.)
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