String of ball beads
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, South Cemetery K 334 debris
Length of string: 64 cm (25 3/16 in.) Diameter of beads: approx. 0.7 cm (1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Glazed quartz crystal
Not On View
This string consists of one hundred and four blue glazed quartz crystal irregularly shaped ball beads.
From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma: South Cemetery K 334 debris. 1914: Excavated by the Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of the Sudan.
(Accession Date: March 1, 1920)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition