Ball beads

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Tumulus X B/94

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 0.5 x 0.6 cm (3/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

14.1515

Medium or Technique

Bone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One small ball bead - from head of UA.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, Tumulus X B/94. 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