Irregular disc bead
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia(Sudan), Kerma, K II A/4
Overall: 6.5 cm (2 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
It consists of one circular disc bead; two piercings on bead. Perhaps to imitate a bivalve shell.
From Kerma, K II A/4. 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