Ring beads

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 1600C/68

Dimensions

Diameter of disc bead: 0.35 cm (1/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1441

Medium or Technique

Blue faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

A small amount of small disc and ring beads.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 1600C/ 68. 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