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Ring beads

A small amount of ring beads, some on original stringing - on wrist of A. Also found , but not recorded in the register under this number are two cylinder beads.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 323/14. 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, Kerma, 2400–1550 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Diameter x length of cylinder bead: 0.4 x 1.6 cm (3/16 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1407

Medium or Technique

Blue faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads