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Ring beads

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K1600C/29

Dimensions

Diameter: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1434

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

55 small ring beads. From Body B.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 1600C/29. 1914: 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