Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, K IV, K 417
Overall: 25 cm (9 13/16 in.) Diameter of amethyst bead: 0.7 cm (1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Faience and amethyst
Not On View
This string consists of approximately 140 small ring beads strung with four amethyst spherical beads.
From Kerma, K IV.417. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt. December, 1913.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition