Bell-Shaped Pendant

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma

Dimensions

Width x length: 9.7 x 15 cm (3 13/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1806

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

Bronze. Large bell shaped piece of sheet, split half way up and with suspension ring at top.

Provenance

From Kerma, Tomb ? December 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: MArch 1, 1920)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition