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Carnelian leaf shape pendant with design on one side.

Provenance

From Meroe, Tomb Beg. W 381 [Excav. date] February, 1923: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 1.6 cm (5/8 in.) length

Accession Number

23.807

Medium or Technique

Carnelian

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants