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Amulet of a hand

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Other: 0.9 x 1.3 cm (3/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.794

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Faded blue glazed faience. Hand with fingers folded and thumb between first and second fingers. Transverse stringing hole through wrist. Workman B.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition