Earring fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S. Room A, debris Taharqa Temple

Dimensions

Length x thickness: 2.5 x 0.6 cm (1 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.2224.1

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

Fragment of an earring like 24-3-252.

Provenance

From Semna, S. Room A, debris of Taharqa Temple. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition