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Fly amulet

One pierced fly amulet.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, K XV, Chapel D debris. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Classic Kerma, 1700–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

0.3 x 2.1 cm (1/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-2-134c

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets