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Gold necklace

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String of flattened, spherical gold beads with a gold loop at each end.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe, pyr. W V, No. 5 or 20. W. V. [Excav. date] January 1923.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Findspot

Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Length: 43.8 cm (17 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

23.394

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands