Pot and bead net
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Kerma, Cemetery S, K 1604:16
Height x width: 5 5/16 x 4 15/16 in. (13.5 x 12.5 cm)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Spherical red pottery jar with disc cover, in net of faience beads, blue, white, and red, in patterns. Three boxes of detached beads and fragments. See also 20.1569g for additional box of beads.
From Kerma, K 1604-16. 1914: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, February 1914; 1920: assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition