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Ring beads and leather fragament

Several hundred white ring beads, one piece of leather or fabric, and debris.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, KM 18 debris. 1915: 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

Nubian, Kerma, 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

d. 0.4

Accession Number

15-2-337

Medium or Technique

Egg shell, leather or textile, debris

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Beads