Pendants

Nubian
Meroitic Period
200–50 B.C.


Object Place: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg., W24

Dimensions

2.1 x 2.6 cm (13/16 x 1 in.), tk. 2.5cm

Accession Number

22-1-599

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

Two pendants, highly polished mottled stone, chaldedony; taper bored, one chipped.

Provenance

From W24, January, 1922: 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