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Pendants. Gold; two sections of flat wire terminating in lotus flower soldered on; strung on one section are four barrel-shaped beads and five round beads; strung on the other section are one barrel-shaped bead and two round beads.

Provenance

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 Harsiotef, (Pyramid XIII at Nuri), March 1917.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, 350 B.C.

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: of each .078

Accession Number

20.332

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants