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Ring beads

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K LIV grave 5417

Dimensions

Diameter (range): 0.2 cm (1/16 in.) to 0.4 (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-3-29

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

A few small ring beads and one larger ring bead.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, K LIV grave 5417. 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