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Pendant

Silver. Fragments of a conical pendant. Hole lengthwise; incomplete. Companion to 24.911-912. KU 25.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan), el-Kurru, Pyramid 15 (tomb of Shabaka). 1919: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Shabaka, 712–698 B.C.

Findspot

el-Kurru, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

24.910

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants