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Pendant

Greenish glass disc ornament set in silver frame with flanking silver uraei and suspension loop

Provenance

From Meroe, W 269. February, 1923: 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

Nubian, Meroitic Period, 40 B.C.–A.D. 114

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia

Dimensions

2.4 x 0.6 cm (15/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-361

Medium or Technique

Silver and glass

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants