Beads

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia, Kerma, K N 165 object #4

Dimensions

Ring bead: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.) Barrel bead: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-1496

Medium or Technique

Faience, Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

It consists of one carnelian barrel bead and one carnelian ring bead.

Provenance

From Kerma, K N 165 object #4. 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