Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III, hall A
Medium or Technique
Faience, shell, quartzite
Not On View
There is one quartzite ball bead (1.1 cm diameter), one long faience cylinder bead (2.2 cm in length and 0.4 cm in diameter), fourteen short faience cylinder beads of various sizes, twelve faience ball beads (0.7 cm in diameter), one fragment of a faience ball bead, six faience ring beads (0.2 cm in diameter), four shell disk beads (0.8 in diameter), nine faience disk beads (0.8 cm in diameter) and two fragments of faience disk beads.
From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, K III hall A. 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