Pendant

Nubian
Napatan Period
743–643 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan (Nubia), Meroe, Begarawiya West, W801

Dimensions

2.3 cm (7/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-577

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Flower pendant, pierced lengthwise.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. West 801, 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