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Amulets

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 30–175


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 130

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 x 0.9 x 0.6 cm (7/16 x 5/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-509a

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Three amulets plus one fragment of amulet, rather indistinct.

Provenance

From Meroe (Beg. West, Room B) Pyr. 130,. 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