Amulet of a bunch of grapes

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Other: 1.9 cm (3/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.802

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Green glazed faience. Represents bunch of grapes. Suspension ring at top. Workman B.

Provenance

From Meroe, Tomb W 308. January 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