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Ear stud

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: D 0.014

Accession Number

24.552

Medium or Technique

Gold and enamel

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

Gold. Raised design in center, surrounded by enamel and beaded edge. Stem and cap separate.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe, Tomb W 179 [Excav. date] Feb. 1922

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition