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Ring beads from horse trappings

Large quantity of blue, red and white ring beads.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, grave 201. 1919: 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, Napatan Period, reign of Shabaka, 712–698 B.C.

Object Place for Label

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

19.2456

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Animal-related