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Ring beads

Two ring beads.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) el-Kurru, pyramid XIX. 1919: 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,

Findspot

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Diameter: 0.35 cm (1/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.2511

Medium or Technique

Garnet

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads