Pendants

Nubian
Napatan Period
350 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: of each .078

Accession Number

20.332

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

Pendants. Gold; two sections of flat wire terminating in lotus flower soldered on; strung on one section are four barrel-shaped beads and five round beads; strung on the other section are one barrel-shaped bead and two round beads.

Provenance

From Nubia, Nuri. 1920: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over.

Findspot Information: Found in the Tomb of Harsiotef, (Pyramid XIII at Nuri), March 1917.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition