Beads and cloth fragment

Nubian
Classic Kerma
1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K III grave 308

Accession Number

13.5772

Medium or Technique

Faience, cloth

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One blue faience disk bead (0.8 cm diameter by 0.2 cm in width); one blue faience ball bead (0.8 cm in diameter); numerous blue and white faience ring beads; and fragment of green woven cloth.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, K III grave 308. 1913: 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