Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 1805/83
Diameter of shell bead: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Shell and blue faience
Not On View
A small amount of shell and blue faience ring beads. Some of the shell beads have original stringing.
From Nubia, Kerma, 1805/83. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition