Pendant and rings

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Begarawiyeh (Meroe), N.XV, room A

Dimensions

Overall: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.) - a Overall: 0.8 x 0.7 x 0.3 cm (5/16 x 1/4 x 1/8 in.) - b

Accession Number

22-1-19a-b

Medium or Technique

Gold, silver (?)

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

a - 7 small gold wire rings, bead attached
b- 1 small silver (?) pendant, trefoil shape, vertical hole

Provenance

1922: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.From Meroe, N. XV, from sifting of sand of Room A.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition