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Amulet of a frog

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Other: 1 x 1.2 cm (3/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.378

Medium or Technique

Faience, silver

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faience and silver. The frog of Faience is mounted on a drum-shaped silver base ornamented with a band of uraeii all around.

Provenance

From Gammai, Tomb Z 4, R 16, 1924.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates