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This bracelet is in the form of a network of blue faience ring beads strung in the original manner.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, K X grave 1031 no. 5. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan. (Accession date: December 4, 1913)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Kerma, 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 19 cm (1 9/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

13.3973

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Bracelets, Armlets