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Pendant

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of unknown ruler
643–568 B.C.


Object Place: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. South, Pyramid 101

Dimensions

0.2 x 0.5 x 1.0 cm (1/16 x 3/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.1043

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

Pendant in form of axe-head, pierced.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe: Beg. South Cem., Pyramid 101; [Excavation Date] April, 1920.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition