Beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia, Kerma, K-81X

Dimensions

Overall: 1.8 x 28 cm (11/16 x 11 in.) Diameter: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-1141

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This string consists of 125 tan ring beads and fourty-seven dark brown ring beads.

Provenance

From Kerma, K-81X. 1916: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition