Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K IV grave 414
Medium or Technique
Shell, faience and glass
Not On View
There is one pierced shell bead (2.9cm length by 1.4cm width), one blue faience cylinder bead (2.2 cm length by 0.4 cm diameter) and approximately 151 blue faience and glass ring beads (0.3 cm diameter, some with original string. Twenty-three fragments of leather are also present.
From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, K IV grave 414. 1913: 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