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Ring beads and mud fragments

This group of beads consists of strings of ring beads adhering to mud (?) fragments and some loose ring beads.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, K X B-163, body XB. 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, 1700–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Diameter: 0.2 cm (1/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1533

Medium or Technique

Faience, mud ?

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads