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One necklace spacer with nine holes.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, KM 10. 1915: 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.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

0.5 x 0.5 x 2.5 cm (3/16 x 3/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

15-2-305b

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments