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Beads

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KM 41 debris

Dimensions

d. 0.4

Accession Number

15-2-400

Medium or Technique

Ostrich eggshell, mud ?

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Forty-four ring beads and a small piece of mud (?)

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, KM 41 debfris. 1915: 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