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Plaque for necklace

Plaque for a necklace(?), 2 vertical stringing cylinders on back.

Provenance

From Beg. North, Pyramid XXX. 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 Aritentesbokhe, A.D. 175–190

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

0.2 x 1.0 x 2.2 cm (1/16 x 3/8 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.12326

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands