Pendant

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Shabaka
712–698 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: L 0.020

Accession Number

24.903

Medium or Technique

Amethyst

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

Amethyst. Drop. Unbored.

Provenance

From el-Kurru, pyramid 15 (tomb of Shabaka). excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition