Pendant

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


Findspot: Sudan, Meroe, Beg. N. VIII

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.12475.1

Medium or Technique

Quartzite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

Tear drop clear quartize pendant. Meroe.

Provenance

From Meroe, Tomb Beg. N. VIII. 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