Cylindrical amulet case
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg W. tomb 771
Length x diameter: 3.2 x 1.2 cm (1 1/4 x 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Designed to hold an amulet, this electrum cylinder is fitted with a cover at one end, and a suspension loop at each end.
From Meroe: tomb W 771. Excavated by the Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
(Accession date unknown)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition