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Amulets

Ten stylized wadjet eye amulets, pale green.

Provenance

From Beg. South, Pyramid XXIV. 1921: 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, reign of unknown ruler, 369–340 B.C.

Findspot

Beg. South, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 0.6 x 0.8cm (1/4 x 5/16in.)

Accession Number

21-1-33k

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets