Pendant

Nubian
Napatan Period
690–623 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 520

Dimensions

1.5 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-245

Medium or Technique

White quartzite, bronze

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Pebble pendant and fragment of bronze.

Provenance

From Beg. West 520. 1923: 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