Ring beads

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 1606X

Dimensions

Diameter: 0.55 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1264

Medium or Technique

Blue faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

106 medium ring beads. A small amount of tiny ring beads.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 1606X. 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