Beads and leather fragment

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K LVI grave 5609 no.1

Accession Number

15-3-209

Medium or Technique

Faience, leather or textile, debris

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This group of beads consists of many small ring beads and seventy-four disc beads. There is also one piece of leather or textile and debris.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, K LVI grave 5609 no.1. 1915: 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