Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, II A
Length x width: 10.2 x 9 cm (4 x 3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This heart-shaped amulet is convex on one side and flat on the other side. It is pierced at the top from side to side for stringing.
From Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, K II A. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of the Sudan.
(Accession date: December 4, 1913)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition