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Amulet ?, fragment

Nubian
Napatan period to Meroitic Period
about 750–A.D. 320


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B 501

Dimensions

Overall: 0.9 x 0.6 x 1.1 cm (3/8 x 1/4 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.2359

Medium or Technique

Faience, blue glaze

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Small fragment, disc from top of small pendant figure. White bodied faience.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Temple B 501. 1920: 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