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Bell-like cap

Bell-like cap from a small pendant with a stringing loop of double coil of gold wire.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West, Room B) Pyr. 140, 1922: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, 40 B.C.–A.D. 40

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. West), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

D. 0.45 TK 0.3

Accession Number

22-2-529h

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants