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Ring beads

Medium square box of faience ring beads - some with original stringing.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 1620/12. 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)

Accession Number

14.1256

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads