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Pendant

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, KM 48 no. 4

Dimensions

0.2 x 1.5 x 2.0 cm (1/16 x 9/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-3-429a

Medium or Technique

Ostrich eggshell

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

One oval pendant, pierced on one end.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, KM 48 no.4. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition