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Gold; one complete and fragment of another; three incised circles around top.

Provenance

From Nuri, pyramid 27 (tomb of Queen Madiken). 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, reign of Anlamani, 632–593 B.C.

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. .019 Diameter of bottom .007 Diameter of top .004

Accession Number

20.402

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants