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Bracelet

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This stone bracelet retains ancient tool marks.

Provenance

From Dakka (ASN 98/806). 1909. Excavated by Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan. (Accession date: March 25, 1992)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia

Nubian, A-Group, 3100–2800 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Dimensions

Diameter: 7.5 cm (2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1564

Medium or Technique

Chlorite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Bracelets, Armlets