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Pendant

Tear drop clear quartize pendant. Meroe.

Provenance

From Meroe, Tomb Beg. N. VIII. 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, 270 B.C.–A.D. 320

Findspot

Beg. N. VIII, Meroe, Sudan

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.12475.1

Medium or Technique

Quartzite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants