Beads and leather fragment
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K LIV grave 5431
Medium or Technique
Shell, faience, carnelian, leather or textile
Not On View
This group of beads consists of one shell double disc bead (0.6 cm diameter); approximately eighty-one shell disc beads (0.6 cm - 1.2 cm diameter); one larger white shell disc bead (1.1 cm diameter); one carnelian ball bead (0.4 cm diameter); approximately fourteen faience ring beads (0.2 cm diameter) and approximately forty blue/black faience ring beads (0.2 - 0.7 cm diameter.) There is also one piece of leather or fabric.
From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, K LIV grave 5431. March 1915: 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