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Various beads

Many small disc beads. many cylinder beads - plain round, plain tapering, incised regular, incised round. From Body G.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, Tumulus IV/404. 1913: 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.

Object Place for Label

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Diameter x length of cylinder bead: 0.2 x 1.6 cm (1/16 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5714

Medium or Technique

Blue faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads