Pendants

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), 415

Dimensions

.6 x 1.0 cm (1/4 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-2-133c

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

Four pendants, taper bored. Pierced at top for suspension.

Provenance

From Beg. West 415. 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