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Beads

Egyptian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kumma, H 217

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.6 x 0.15 cm (1/4 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2180

Medium or Technique

Egg shell

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Four hundred and twenty six disc beads.

Provenance

From Kumma, H 217. 1924: 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