Pendants (part of a necklace)
Meroitic Period, reign of Amanitaraqide
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. N), Pyramid 16
Height x width: 3.7 x 1 cm (1 7/16 x 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ram’s heads crowned with discs and tall crowns. Scarab incised on disc. Two threading holes in each. Strung with 24.534.
From Meroe: North Cemetery, Pyramid Beg. N 16. 1921: Excavated by the Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of the Sudan.
(Accession date: March 1, 1921)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition