Beaded garment fragments
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KN 147, 1
Overall (box): 15.5 x 20.5 cm (6 1/8 x 8 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This large group of faience beads were found mixed with leather scraps, evidently the remains of a beaded garment.
From Kerma, KN 147, 1. April 1916: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition