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Amulet fragment

Nubian
Meroitic Period
270 B.C.–A.D. 320


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg.), W 351

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 2cm (9/16 x 13/16in.)

Accession Number

23-1-368a

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

One part of a blue glazed broken amulet

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. 351,. January, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition