Beads and amulet
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K IV grave 421 debris
Medium or Technique
Carnelian, faience, garnet
Not On View
There is one carnelian amulet pierced through the top (1.1 cm in length by 0.5 in width), four faience decorated cylinder beads (1.0 cm in length by 0.9 in diameter), two faience ring beads, (0.2 cm in diameter by 0.1 cm in width), five carnelian ball beads and ten garnet ball beads.
From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, K IV grave 421 debris. 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