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Plaque for necklace

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Aritentesbokhe
A.D. 175–190


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. N. XXX

Dimensions

0.2 x 1.0 x 2.2 cm (1/16 x 3/8 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.12326

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

Plaque for a necklace(?), 2 vertical stringing cylinders on back.

Provenance

From Beg. North, Pyramid XXX. 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