Ring beads

Nubian
Early Kerma
2400–2050 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KN 149-x

Dimensions

Diameter: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-1425

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Fifty-nine ring beads.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, KN 149-x. 1916: 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