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Fragment of a bracelet

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Section flat inside, rounded outside; faded blue glaze.


From Nubia, Kerma. 1920: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over. Findspot Information: From Kerma 1600 C4, January 1914.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Kerma,

Object Place

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)


1.1 x 1.7 x 6.5 cm (7/16 x 11/16 x 2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Bracelets, Armlets