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Gold-plated silver; six petals; ring at top; rings missing from five, of which four are otherwise damaged.

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 Baskanabran (Pyramid 17 at Nuri), March 1917

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, 385 B.C.

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Diameter .028

Accession Number

20.300

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants