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Claw amulet

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It consist of one blue glazed amulet in the shape of bird claw. Found at Kerma 1096X.

Provenance

From Kerma, Tomb K 1096 debris, March 1914: 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, Kerma,

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Overall: 2.7 cm (1 1/16 in.) length

Accession Number

20.1738

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets