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Pendant

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Tamelerdeamani
A.D. 114–134


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. N. XXXIV

Dimensions

1.1 x 0.75 x 0.3 cm (7/16 x 5/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.12452

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

Pendant, hollow, lenthwise hole at top, damaged.

Provenance

From Beg. North, Pyramid XXXIV. 1921: 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