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Frog amulet

Nubian
Meroitic Period
90–50 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, W 5

Dimensions

0.85 x 0.75 x 1.0 cm (5/16 x 5/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-1-171

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Tiny silver frog amulet. Found in debris.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. W. 5. 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