Amulet

Nubian
Napatan Period
698–653 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg.), W818

Dimensions

Dia:0.75 cm (5/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-606

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

7 rosette amulets, round and pierced

Provenance

From Nubia Meroe (Beg.) W818 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