Ring beads

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Tumulus XB/361

Dimensions

Diameter: 0.25 cm (1/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1560

Medium or Technique

Blue faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

81 small ring beads - from neck of DJ.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, Tumulus XB/361. 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