Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 1900X
Diameter x length of decorated bead: 0.4 x 1.55 cm (3/16 x 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Shell and blue faience
Not On View
70 or more ring beads of shell. 2,000 or more ring beads of blue faience. One long decorated cylinder bead of blue faience.
From Nubia, Kerma, 1900X. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition