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Pendants

One pendant more rotund form; two pear shaped pendants

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. 179. February, 1922: 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, A.D. 30–175

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Findspot

Meroe (Beg.), Nubia

Dimensions

0.75 x .6 cm (5/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-566b

Medium or Technique

Quartzite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants