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Pendant

Pendant, hollow, lenthwise hole at top, damaged.

Provenance

From Beg. North, Pyramid XXXIV. 1921: 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, reign of Tamelerdeamani, A.D. 114–134

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

1.1 x 0.75 x 0.3 cm (7/16 x 5/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.12452

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants