Disc and ring beads

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 1305/3

Dimensions

Diameter of disc bead: 0.3 cm (1/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1310

Medium or Technique

Blue faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

A small amount of small disc and ring beads.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 1305/3. 1914: 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