Ring beads

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K LIV grave 5535

Dimensions

d. 0.2

Accession Number

15-3-69

Medium or Technique

Faience, original fiber string

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

This is a group of small ring beads, many still on original fiber string.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, K LIV grave 5535. March 1915: 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