Leather fragments and ring beads

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K 1805/74

Dimensions

Diameter of shell bead: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1115

Medium or Technique

Shell and leather

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Small amount of shell ring beads and leather scraps.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 1805/74. 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