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Amulets

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2 PTAHTEK amulets with scarab on head-one incomplete

Provenance

From Nubia Meroe (Beg.) W809 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, 743–653 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe (Beg.), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Height:3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-594

Medium or Technique

Lapis

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets