Ring beads

Nubian
Classic Kerma
1700–1550 B.C.


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

Dimensions

Diameter: 0.2cm (1/16in.)

Accession Number

15-2-131a

Medium or Technique

Faience, debris

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Several hundred ring beads from pot nets plus some debris.

Provenance

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