Pendant ?

Nubian
Napatan Period
385 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: .073 Diameter larger end .01 Diameter smaller end .006

Accession Number

20.301

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

Gold-plated silver; tapering cylinder; three incised lines around each end; edge over-laps.

Provenance

From Nubia, Nuri. 1920: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over.

Findspot Information: Found in the Tomb of Baskanabran (Pyramid XVII at Nuri), March 1917.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition