Stars

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa
690–664 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: D. 0.011

Accession Number

24.1005a-f

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Six gold stars. Five pointed with central tang projecting below to fix into wood.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Nuri, Pyr. I, siftings [Excav. date] February or March, 1918

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition