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Amulets

Looks like 22-2-52a Five amulets

Provenance

From Beg. West, Pyr. 120 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, Meroitic Period, A.D. 30–175

Findspot

Beg. West, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

1.0 x 0.5 cm (3/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-52f

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets