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Amulet

Nubian
Napatan Period
743–653 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 534

Dimensions

1.1 x 0.7 cm (7/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-276

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Small head of fetish of Hathor, loop for suspension.

Provenance

From Beg. West 534, 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