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Amulets

Nubian
Meroitic Period
40 B.C.–A.D. 40


Findspot: Nubia, Meroe, W 214; Object Place: Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

1.2 x 0.8 x 0.6 cm (1/2 x 5/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-43b

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

23 ramsheads, decayed and fragments

Provenance

From Meroe, W 214 January, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition