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Pendant

Nubian
Meroitic Period
90–50 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. West, Pyramid XVIII

Dimensions

1.3 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

22-1-597e

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

Pendant, dull white stone, tapered.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. West, Pyramid XVIII, January 1922: 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