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Ring beads

Approximately two hundred ring beads.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, K XV, Chapel D. 1915: 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

Other (faience): 0.2cm (1/16in.) Other (shell): 0.3cm (1/8in.)

Accession Number

15-2-127

Medium or Technique

Faience, shell

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads