Gold ram's head necklace
270 B.C.–A.D. 320
Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Meroe, Beg W, 125
Legacy dimension: L of string 0.150
Medium or Technique
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Necklace with twenty hollow gold elements; rams heads crowned with disc and feathers, separated by small gold, carnelian, and miscellaneous beads.
From Meroe Beg. W.125, 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, Feb. 1922.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition