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Amulet of a crystal object

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Other: 8.5 x 1.5 cm (3 3/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.852

Medium or Technique

Crystal

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Crystal. Object of unclear nature. Transverse stringing hole at top.

Provenance

From Meroe, Tomb W 787. 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