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Gold and carnelian pendant necklace

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Decorated gold pendants strung with two carnelian and one faience beads between.

Provenance

Findspot Information: Meroe [Excav. date] January 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, 270 B.C.–A.D. 320

Object Place

Meroe, The Sudan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: 0.585 W. 263

Accession Number

23.364

Medium or Technique

Carnelian, gold, faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands