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Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Malonaqen
555–542 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Diameter .015 Diameter .015

Accession Number

20.267

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Gold; eight petals; ring in back.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Nuri, Pyramid 5 (tomb of Malonaqen). 1917: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition