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This string consists of thirty-einine black and white ring beads.

Provenance

From Kerma, K-B-151. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt. March 1914.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Kerma,

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia(Sudan)

Dimensions

Diameter of bead and length of string: 0.7 x 15 cm (1/4 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1667

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads