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Bell-Shaped Pendant

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Bronze. Large bell shaped piece of sheet, split half way up and with suspension ring at top.

Provenance

From Kerma, Tomb ? December 1913.:excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan. (Accession date: MArch 1, 1920)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Kerma, 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Width x length: 9.7 x 15 cm (3 13/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.1806

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants