Bead

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1500 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K II, front 3

Dimensions

Other: 2 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1026

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

It consists of one blue spherical bead.

Provenance

From Kerma, K II front 3. 1914: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition