Amulet fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia, Semna, River corridor

Dimensions

Length x thickness: 1.9 x 0.4 cm (3/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.1843.3

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

One side of the amulet is flat, while the other side is decorated with incised triangle-shaped decoration.

Provenance

From Semna, river corridor. 1924: 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