Amulets

Nubian
Napatan Period
712–653 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), 761

Dimensions

0.3 x 0.2 cm (1/8 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-M-467

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fourteen miniature scarabs, blue faience

Provenance

From Beg. West 761. February 1923: 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