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Beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K 1062/3b

Dimensions

Overall: 9.5 cm (3 3/4 in.) length

Accession Number

13.4227

Medium or Technique

Faience, ivory

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Black and blue faience balls, discs and cylinders, with an ivory ball.

Provenance

From Kerma, Tomb 1062 / 3b: 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