Ring beads

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Tumulus III, 301

Dimensions

Diameter: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5751

Medium or Technique

Shell

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

A small amount of flat disc beads, from body A.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, Tumulus III, 301. 1913: 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