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Amulet of a heart

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 30–175


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia

Dimensions

Other: 1 x 1.8 cm (3/8 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.523

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Gold. Hollow. Ring at top.

Provenance

From Meroe [Excav. date] Jan. 1922. 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