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Amulets

two amulets, wadjet eyes, blue-glazed; hand cut, plain back (see individual records 23-3-561a - d)

Provenance

From Beg. West 728, 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,

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. West), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

1.2 x 1.6 cm (1/2 x 5/8 in.), tk. 0.3cm

Accession Number

23-3-561a

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets