Barrel and ring beads

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Tumulus X B/64

Accession Number

14.1508

Medium or Technique

Blue and black faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Four long barrel beads (Object Register records six). Many small ring beads - some strung together. From head of F.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, Tumulus X B/64. 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