Four beads in the form of sun discs flanked by uraeii

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: W. 0.009-

Accession Number

24.1030a-d

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Beads

Gold and paste. 4 elements: disc and two uraei, filled with paste. Two thread-loops at top and two at bottom.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe: W 152 [Excav. date] February 21, 1922

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition