Ring beads

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Tumulus X B/316

Accession Number

14.1550

Medium or Technique

Blue faience and shell

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

A few small blue faience ring beads. Five shell disc beads and small odd fragments - from neck of JG.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, Tumulus X B/316. 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