about 2400–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 1053/ 21-22
Diameter: 14.5 cm (5 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Gold and carnelian
Not On View
Necklace of gold wire with single carnelian bead; ends looped for fastening.
From Kerma, K 1053 / 21-22. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
(Accession Date: December 4, 1913)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition