90 B.C.–50 A.D.
Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Meroe, Beg. W 5
Length: 5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Gold, carnelian, and enamel
Not On View
Gold and carnelian earring with enamel inlay.
From Meroe, Beg. W 5, No 7d. 1923: 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: January 1, 1923)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition