Ring beads

Nubian
Classic Kerma
1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K XV, Chapel D

Dimensions

Other (faience): 0.2cm (1/16in.) Other (shell): 0.3cm (1/8in.)

Accession Number

15-2-127

Medium or Technique

Faience, shell

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Approximately two hundred ring beads.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, K XV, Chapel D. 1915: 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