String of beads

Nubian
Kerma


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma?

Dimensions

Overall: 50 cm (19 11/16 in.) Diameter: 0.3 cm (1/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.4170

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

This string of beads consists of about 200 discs beads, color is worn off.

Provenance

From Kerma?, Tomb?: 1912-1913 Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition