Cylindrical pendant

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2061–1783 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kumma, Tomb H213

Dimensions

Length: 5.6 cm (2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.918

Medium or Technique

Gold, lapis

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

Cylindrical rod of gold and lapis. Ring at one end.

Provenance

From Kumma: tomb H 213. 1924: 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 25, 1924)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition