Ear plug

Nubian
Kerma


Findspot: Sudan (Nubia), Kerma, K, trench 7, room Z, tell I.

Dimensions

Overall: 2.4 cm (15/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.4243

Medium or Technique

Schist

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

It consists of one ear plug.

Provenance

From Kerma. K, trench 7, room Z, tell I. 1913: 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