Necklace of disk beads
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, tomb K 426, South Cemetery
Length: 46 cm (18 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Silver. Many tiny ring beads on remains of string.
From Kerma, South Cemetery, tomb K 426. December, 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1920: assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
(Accession Date: March 1, 1920)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition