about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Tumulus III, ST1(3)
Diameter: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Nineteen disc beads, strung on the edge of a leather garment to judge from the tiny traces remaining.
From Nubia, Kerma, Tumulus III, ST1(3). 1913: 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