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Pendant

Bronze pendant with iron shank.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. West 609. 1923: 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, Napatan Period, 690–664 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. West), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length: 1.2cm (1/2in.); Width: 0.9cm (3/8in.)

Accession Number

23-M-171a

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants