Gold earring with ball pendant

Nubian
Meroitic Period
270 B.C.–A.D. 320


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Meroe, Beg W, tomb XVIII

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: D 0.021

Accession Number

24.493

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

Gold earring. Heavy loop with ball pendant.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe, Tomb W XVIII [Excav. date] Jan. 1922

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition