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Pendant

Pendant in form of axe-head, pierced.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe: Beg. South Cem., Pyramid 101; [Excavation Date] April, 1920.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of unknown ruler, 643–568 B.C.

Object Place

Meroe, Beg. South, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

24.1043

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants