Beads

Nubian
Kerma


Findspot: Nubia(Sudan), Kerma, K-B-151

Dimensions

Diameter of bead and length of string: 0.7 x 15 cm (1/4 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1667

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This string consists of thirty-einine black and white ring beads.

Provenance

From Kerma, K-B-151. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt. March 1914.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition