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Faience scarab set in silver.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Meroitic Period,

Findspot

Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

Overall: 1.7 x 2.5 cm (11/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

23.350

Medium or Technique

Faience, silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Scarabs and Scaraboids