Earring with ankh pendants
Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Meroe, Beg. N 21 A
Height x width: 2 x 1.8 cm (13/16 x 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Out on Loan
On display at Drents Museum, Assen, The Netherlands, December 15, 2018 – May 5, 2019
Gold earring. Heavy loop with a ball and two “Ankh” pendants.
From Meroe, Beg. N 21 A in debris. 1922: Excavated by the Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
(Accession date: Jaunary 1, 1922)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition