Amulet of a falcon

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, S 125

Dimensions

Other: 2.8 cm (1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.988

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience. Blue glaze. Eyes and beak black.

Provenance

From Meroe: S 125 [Excav. date] February, 1921. 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