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Amulet

Nubian
Napatan Period
690–653 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), W 584

Dimensions

1.8 x 1.2 cm (11/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-320

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Wadjet eye, incised details

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West) 585 1923: 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