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Disc beads

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 4000 X

Accession Number

14.1613

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

73 white flat disc beads.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 4000 X. 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