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String of amulets

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Group of amulets, including 11 round seal-amulets. Faience with blue/green glaze. (On accompanying card: A 30 1295 Types K1 and L9 N 825).

Provenance

From Aniba, Object number 1295, Tomb N825. Excavated by Georg Steindorff; assigned to Georg Steindorff by the government of Sudan. (Accession date: September 22, 1993)

Credit Line

Gift of George Steindorff

Nubian, C-Group, 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Aniba, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Diameter x Length: 1.8 x 24.5 cm (11/16 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.4078

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Amulets