about 2400–1550 B.C.
Object Place: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, 1805-44
Length x Width x Depth: 11.2 x 3.0 x 0.9 cm (4 7/16 x 1 3/16 x 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Stone. Hole bored from both sides, pierced near one end for suspension. Traces of thong attached.
From Kerma 1805-44. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan; 1920: Received by the MFA.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition