a: four beaded gold discs with central hole b: two beaded gold discs with central hole C: two plain thin gold discs d: eight beaded bands of gold, each with seventeen small gold beads attached to the edge e: seven small gold button beads, with ring shank welded on
From el-Kurru, pyramid 61 (tomb of an unidentified queen). 1918: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Tanwetamani–Atlanersa, 664–643 B.C.
el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)
Overall: 9 mm (3/8 in.) -a Overall: 6 mm (1/4 in.) - b Overall: 6 mm (1/4 in.) - c Overall: 5.5 mm (3/16 in.) - d Overall: 6.5 mm (1/4 in.) - e
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