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Amulets

Nubian
Meroitic Period
A.D. 30–175


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Beg. West, Pyramid 120

Dimensions

2.5 x 1.3 cm (1 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-52b

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Larger amulet with transverse hole

Provenance

From Beg. West, Pyr. 120 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