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Amulets

3 fragments, small, blue wadjet eyes, black hair

Provenance

From Beg. West Group 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, Meroitic Period,

Findspot

Beg. West, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

0.9 x 0.6 cm (3/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-662

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment