Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K1600/3
Diameter of shell bead: 0.4 cm (3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Shell and faience
Not On View
Medium square box of faience and white shell ring beads. The shell beads have fallen from 14-2-1403 (bead net). Some have original stringing.
From Nubia, Kerma, 1600/3. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition