Beads

Nubian
Classic Kerma
1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K XVI grave 1600-C no.61

Dimensions

Diameter largest: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.) Diameter smallest: 0.3 cm (1/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1439

Medium or Technique

Faience, debris

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Hundreds of small loose ring beads in debris.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, K XVI grave 1600-C no.61. 1914: 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