Gold plaited hair rings
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, K333:20
Overall: 1.6 cm (5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Gold plated copper
Not On View
Hair rings of copper plated in gold. Plating peeling off in places.
From Kerma K333-20, 1914: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition