Pendant

Nubian
Early Kerma
2400–2050 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KN 117-x found under body

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 1.5 x 3.0 cm (9/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-1323

Medium or Technique

Granite pebble

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

One oblong pebble, pierced at one end. Found under body.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, KN 117-x found under body. 1916: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition