Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KN 73-x
Diameter and length faience beads: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.) Diameter carnelian beads: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Bone or shell, carnelian
Not On View
This group of beads consists of eleven single carnelian spacer ring beads and approximately one hundred beads stuck together in original stringing order. Some may be multiple ring beads or single ring beads fused by dirt.
From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, KN 73-x. 1916: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition