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Necklace. Gold wire; twisted; one crystal barrel bead.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 26 (tomb of Queen Amanitakaye). 1918: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, 750–270 B.C.

Object Place

Nuri, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: diameter approximately .19

Accession Number

20.337

Medium or Technique

Gold, Crystal

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands