Findspot: Nubia(Sudan), Kerma, Meroitic Cemetery, K 7/10
Overall: 37 cm (14 9/16 in.) Diameter and length: 1.3 x 1.5 cm (1/2 x 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Faience, glass and stone
Not On View
This string of beads consists of various shapes and colors beads with a stone pendant.
There are one triple barrel bead, two triple with one melon bead, two ring beads and one is broken, two ring beads one fancy ball bead, three stone five-faceted, one glass ball bead, two faience barrel beads, three cornelian ball beads, one faience melon bead, one double ball, three flattened ball beads, one large tear drop stone pendant, five faience cylinder beads, six faceted cylinder beads hexagonal, two triple quadrafoil beads, one triple bead, and one triple flattened ball beads.
From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Meroitic cemetery, KM, grave KM7, K 7/10. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition