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Amulet of a baboon

Faience. Pale green glaze. Seated Cynocephalus with disc.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian,

Object Place

Nubia, Sudan

Accession Number

23.760

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets