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Ear stud

Ivory ear stud, broken and part missing.

Provenance

From Kerma, 1611, V.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Kerma, 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 x 1.8 cm (1/2 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1148

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Earrings, Flares, Plugs, Studs