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Amulets

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Amanishakhete
26–20 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. North, Pyramid XV

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 x 1 x 0.5cm (1/2 x 3/8 x 3/16in.)

Accession Number

22-1-19c

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet and fragment

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. North, Pyramid XV. 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