String of beads
Early Napatan Period
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), El-Kurru, Tum. 4
Length: 95 cm (37 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Gold and carnelian. 23 carnelian barrel beads, grouped wih 186 gold ball and barrel beads.
From El-Kurru, Tum 4. 1919: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan: 1921: received by the MFA.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition