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Earring

Egyptian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kumma, H 208

Dimensions

Thickness x diameter: 0.55 x 2.3 cm (3/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2151

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

One ivory earring.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kumma, H 208. 1924: 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