String of beads

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K 1060/B

Dimensions

Overall: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.4136

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a string of approximately eighty-five dark blue and brown tiny ring beads.

Provenance

From Kerma. 1060 / B. From head of body A. 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