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Gold-plated silver; tapering cylinder; three incised lines around each end; edge over-laps.


From Nubia, Nuri. 1920: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over. Findspot Information: Found in the Tomb of Baskanabran (Pyramid XVII at Nuri), March 1917.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, 385 B.C.

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan


Legacy dimension: Length: .073 Diameter larger end .01 Diameter smaller end .006

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants