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Gold; eight petals; loop in back.

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 Nalmaaya (Pyramid 18 at Nuri), March 1917.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, about 535 B.C.

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Diameter .015 H. .02 W. .014

Accession Number

20.272

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment