Pendant

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


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Tomb Beg. W 381

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.) length

Accession Number

23.809

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

White stone, leaf shape pendant.

Provenance

From Meroe, Tomb Beg. W 381 [Excav. date] February, 1923: 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