Pendant ?

Nubian
Napatan Period
385 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Nuri, Pyramid 17

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: .073 Diameter larger end .01 Diameter smaller end .006

Accession Number

20.301

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

Gold-plated silver; tapering cylinder; three incised lines around each end; edge over-laps.

Provenance

From Nubia, Nuri. 1920: 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.

Findspot Information: Found in the Tomb of Baskanabran (Pyramid XVII at Nuri), March 1917.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition