String of ring beads

Nubian
Classic Kerma
1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K X B-391, body SK

Dimensions

Diameter: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1566

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

String of approximately one hundred ring beads.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, K X B-391, body SK. 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