Bead

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Pyramid III , Room A

Dimensions

Overall: 1.4 x 0.4 cm (9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.2202

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

One gold cylinder bead

Provenance

Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.From Kerma, Pyramid III , Room A

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition