110 B.C.–A.D. 40
Findspot: Nubia, Meroe, W 176; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan
1.8 x 1.45 x 0.14 cm (11/16 x 9/16 x 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Silver amulet cut from a flat piece of silver and incised design undecipherable, perhaps a bird.
From Meroe, W 176. February, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition