Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III, 310/3
Diameter and length of string: 1.8 x 58 cm (11/16 x 22 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Glazed quartz crystal
Not On View
This string consists of thirty graduated blue glazed quartz crystal ball beads. Several are chipped.
From Kerma, Tomb K III, 310/3, December 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition