Ring beads

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Tumulus X B/145

Accession Number

14.1529

Medium or Technique

Jasper/ silver (?)

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

A few small ring beads of jasper and silver (?). Some on fragments of original stringing. From ankle of PB.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, Tumulus X B/145. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition