String of beads
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K1059/919
Overall: 8 cm (3 1/8 in.) Diameter of cylinder bead: 1.6 cm (5/8 in.) Diameter of reeded bead: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This a string of eighteen blue ring beads, two ball beads, three cylinder beads, and one reeded bead.
From Kerma. 1050 / 919. 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