Ring beads

Nubian
Classic Kerma
1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K IV grave 444, body A

Dimensions

See description

Accession Number

14.1051

Medium or Technique

Faience, organic material

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

There is a large quantity of faience ring beads ( 0.2 cm in diameter) as well as scraps of organic material.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, K IV grave 444, body A. 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