String of disc beads

Nubian
Classic Kerma
1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K XVI grave 1600-C no.33

Dimensions

d. 0.7

Accession Number

14.1435

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One string of 672 small disc beads and four small disc bead fragments.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, K XVI grave 1600-C no.33. 1914: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition