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Beads and ring

This group of beads consists of one red stone cylinder bead (0.4 cm long); one faience ring bead (0.3 cm diameter); one faience ball bead; one blue faience cylinder bead with a black band (2.3 cm long); and one silver ring in two fragments (1.5 cm diameter).

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, K X B-413, body ZK. 1914: 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, Classic Kerma, 1700–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

See description

Accession Number

14.1572

Medium or Technique

Faience, stone, silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads