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6 kidney-shaped gold beads, drilled horizontally for stringing.

Provenance

1922: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Dimensions

Overall: 0.8 x 0.4 cm (5/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-1-22i

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads