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Two bracelets and fragments of a third. One is almost complete in two fragments. The second has five fragments. The third has one.

Provenance

From Nubia KM11, debris. 1915 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 19 : assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Kerma, 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

1.3 x 5.5 x 6.5 cm (1/2 x 2 3/16 x 2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-2-308b

Medium or Technique

Bone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Bracelets, Armlets