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Amulet of a baboon

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S251

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 1.1 x 0.4 x 0.5 cm (7/16 x 3/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2232

Medium or Technique

Amazonite

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

One green pierced ape amulet.

Provenance

From Semna, S251. 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