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Two bottle shaped amulets of quartz crystal, pierced with a hole at the top.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Kerma, K X B. March 1914: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Kerma, 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: .020 + .023

Accession Number

20.1737a-b

Medium or Technique

Quartz crystal

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets