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35 beads

Provenance

From el-Kurru, Ku. 53 (tomb of Queen Tabiry). 1919: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Diameter: 1–2 cm (3/8 – 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.2692

Medium or Technique

Faience; blue/green glaze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads