Ring beads

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KM 48 no. 4

Dimensions

Other: 0.3cm (1/8in.)

Accession Number

15-3-429b

Medium or Technique

Faience, original fiber string, organic material

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Small ring beads, some on original fiber string, and small pieces of organic material.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, KM 48 no.34. 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