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Ring beads

A few small ring beads of jasper and silver (?). Some on fragments of original stringing. From ankle of PB.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, Tumulus X B/145. 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, Classic Kerma, about 1700–1550 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

14.1529

Medium or Technique

Jasper/ silver (?)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads