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String of carnelian beads in graduated sizes.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Gammai: G 116, R 1. Lent by Mrs. Oric Bates, Sept. 4, 1924

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates

Nubian, Meroitic Period, 270 B.C.–A.D. 320

Findspot

Gammai, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Overall: 54 cm (21 1/4 in.) - length of necklace

Accession Number

42.143

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands