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Ram's heads crowned with discs and tall crowns. Scarab incised on disc. Two threading holes in each. Strung with 24.534.

Provenance

From Meroe: North Cemetery, Pyramid Beg. N 16. 1921: Excavated by the Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of the Sudan. (Accession date: March 1, 1921)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, reign of Amanitaraqide, A.D. 40–50

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. N), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 3.7 x 1.0 x .04 cm (1 7/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.1077a-c

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Bracelets, Armlets