Pendants

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Tomb N XX B, debris

Dimensions

Overall: 1.7 x 2 x 1.2 cm (11/16 x 13/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.12481

Medium or Technique

Absidian

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

2 pierced absidian pendants, highly polished. Meroe N XX.

Provenance

From Meroe, N XX B, debris. 1921: 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