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Amulet ?, fragment

Small fragment, disc from top of small pendant figure. White bodied faience.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Temple B 501. 1920: 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 to Meroitic Period, about 750–A.D. 320

Findspot

Gebel Barkal, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 x 0.6 x 1.1 cm (3/8 x 1/4 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.2359

Medium or Technique

Faience, blue glaze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets