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Upper part of loop missing. Below, eagle with outspread wings, and two small gold balls pendant.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe, Pyr. W V, No 7e.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Height approximately 4 cm (1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

23.344

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Earrings, Flares, Plugs, Studs