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Circular pendant on stem. Stem bored transversley. Two grooves around equator.

Provenance

From Meroe, Pyramid W XX [Excav. date] February 1922. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

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: 2 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.729

Medium or Technique

Crystal

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants