Various beads

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Tumulus IV/404

Dimensions

Diameter x length of cylinder bead: 0.2 x 1.6 cm (1/16 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5714

Medium or Technique

Blue faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Many small disc beads. many cylinder beads - plain round, plain tapering, incised regular, incised round. From Body G.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, Tumulus IV/404. 1913: 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