String of beads
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 1033/middle/7
Overall: 88 cm (34 5/8 in.) Overall: 75 cm (29 1/2 in. Diameter: 0.2 cm (1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
There are two strings of tiny faience ring beads, blue glaze. One string of beads has one larger blue disc bead and one larger brown disc bead.
From Kerma, southern cemetery, grave K1033 / middle / 7. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition