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String of beads

This is a string of approximately eighty-five dark blue and brown tiny ring beads.

Provenance

From Kerma. 1060 / B. From head of body A. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Classic Kerma, about 1700–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

13.4136

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads