Amulet

Nubian
Begarawiyah Meroe
743–653 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), West 779

Dimensions

1.2 cm (1/2 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-498

Medium or Technique

Lapuz Lazuli

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet with a URTR, 2 heads of 2 rams, pierced lengthwise.

Provenance

From Beg. West 779,1923: 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