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Pendants

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Malewiebamani
463–435 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXXII, dump

Accession Number

18-3-58

Medium or Technique

Silver, gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

Two gilded, teardrop-shaped pendants with traces of green enamel on the reverse.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid XXXII (Akhrasen), dump. 1918: 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