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Gold; large hollow gold ball bead with a plain circle around each hole.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From El-Kurru; Ku 211.[Excav. date] April, 1919 [Circled by hand] 4.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Shebitka, 698–690 B.C.

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Diameter .023 m.

Accession Number

21.11729

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads