Beads

Nubian
Early Kerma
2400–2050 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KN 85-1

Dimensions

Diameter: 0.2 cm (1/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-1167

Medium or Technique

Faience, glass (?).

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This string consists of blue ring beads.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. KN 85-1. 1916 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition