Ramshead pendant

Nubian
Meroitic Period
270 B.C.–A.D. 320


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe, Beg., W284 (50-60); Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Overall: 2 x 3 cm (13/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-274

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

Ramshead crowned with sun disk.

Provenance

From W 284 (50-60). 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