String of beads
about 1700–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Cemetery S, K1067
Overall: 450 cm (177 3/16 in.) Diameter: 0.2 cm (1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is a string of approximately 3,000 blue ring beads.
From Kerma, K 1067, Body E. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
(Accession date: December 4, 1913)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition