Amulet

Nubian
Begarawiyah Meroe
712–593 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), West 778

Dimensions

2.3 cm (1.1 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-493

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

1 blue amulet, crocodile with hawk, head RIng-Shank on back.

Provenance

From Beg. West 778,1923: 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