Bracelet

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K1043:3

Dimensions

Overall: 18.5 cm (7 5/16 in.) Diameter of ball bead: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.4146

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Bracelets and armlets

This bracelet consists of approximately 107 ring beads, with two large faience ball beads.

Provenance

From Kerma. Su tomb #1043:3. 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