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ten yellow wadjets, both sides cut

Provenance

From Beg. West 717, 1923: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, 712–653B.C.

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. West), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

0.3 x 1.0 cm (1/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-694

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets