about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KIII 4(1)
height x width x diameter: 1.1 x 0.7 x 8.6 cm (7/16 x 1/4 x 3 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Bone or ivory
Not On View
Although one is broken and the other cracked, both of these bangle bracelets are largely complete. They have a rounded triangular cross-section.
From Kerma, tumulus K III 4(l). 1914: 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.
(Accession date: March 1, 1920)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition