Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K 167
Medium or Technique
Faience, ivory (or bone or shell), fruit
Not On View
This group of beads consists of one blue faience ball bead (diameter 1.0 cm), forty-five blue faience ring beads on a string and one loose ring bead (diameter .2 cm), four ivory (or shell or bone) ring beads (diameter .5 cm), and one piece of dried fruit (a berry?) (diameter 1.2 cm).
From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K 167. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1913: assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition