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28 large ball beads, blue faience.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kumma, H 214. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Kumma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Diameter: 1.3 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.2166

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads