Pendant

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 90–246


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. West, Pyramid 122

Dimensions

6.8 x 5 x 1.9 cm (2 11/16 x 1 15/16 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-156a

Medium or Technique

Quartzite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

Large pendant natural flat pebble bored at one end

Provenance

From Beg. West, Pyr. 122 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