String of beads
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K1001
Overall: 200 cm (78 3/4 in.) Amulet: 1.6 cm (5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is a string of approximately 1,150 pale blue ring beads with a faience Taweret amulet.
From Kerma. 1001. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition