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Two pendants, highly polished mottled stone, chaldedony; taper bored, one chipped.

Provenance

From W24, January, 1922: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition. Assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period, 200–50 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Nubia (Sudan)

Object Place

Meroe, Beg., Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

2.1 x 2.6 cm (13/16 x 1 in.), tk. 2.5cm

Accession Number

22-1-599

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants