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Carnelian. String of fifty-six barrel (bi-conical?) beads and 1 ring bead.

Provenance

From El-Kurru: Tomb 52 [Excav. date] April, 1919.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Findspot

El Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length: .9 cm to 2.3 cm

Accession Number

24.1081

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads