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Six gold stars. Five pointed with central tang projecting below to fix into wood.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Nuri, Pyr. I, siftings [Excav. date] February or March, 1918

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, reign of Taharqa, 690–664 B.C.

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: D. 0.011

Accession Number

24.1005a-f

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment