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Earstud

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It consists of one stone earstud.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, K N134x debris 1914: 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

Nubian, Early Kerma, 2400–1700 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 1.8 x 2.3 cm (11/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-1388

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Earrings, Flares, Plugs, Studs