Beads, amulets

Nubian
Meroitic Period
185–10 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia; Findspot: Nubia, Meroe, W 154

Dimensions

0.62 x 0.68 cm (1/4 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

22-2-551b

Medium or Technique

Faience, stone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet, udjet eye of blue faience, glaze worn, original work coarse.

Provenance

From Meroe, W 154. February, 1922: 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