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Amulet

2 small amulets, blue, one defaced

Provenance

From Beg. West 792,1923: 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, 743–643 B.C.

Findspot

Meroe, Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Overall: 1.4 x 0.8 x 0.5cm (9/16 x 5/16 x 3/16in.)

Accession Number

23-3-628

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets