Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, K 1041: 2
Length: 40 cm (15 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
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This is a string of seventy-six large, heavy, blue-green ring beads alternating with approximately 167 small ring beads. Beads were found on a string in order.
From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, southern cemetery, K X, grave 1041 no. 2. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
(Accession date: December 4, 1915)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition