Gold necklace with various amulets

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


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Meroe

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: L of string 0.090

Accession Number

24.536

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

Ten elements of a necklace. Central one of double width decorated with scarab and 2 Wedjat Eyes. At each end element of Isis and Infant Horus. Others have Hathor head.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe [Excav. date] Jan. 1922

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition