Various beads

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Tumulus X B/242

Dimensions

Diameter of disc bead: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.)

Accession Number

14.1537

Medium or Technique

Blue faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One ball bead. One disc bead. Small amount of small ring beads. From head of PP.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, Tumulus X B/242. 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