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Frog amulet

Nubian
Meroitic Period
90–10 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 27

Dimensions

Overall: 0.7 x 0.5 x 0.7cm (5/16 x 3/16 x 1/4in.)

Accession Number

22-2-460k

Medium or Technique

White agate

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Amulet, small squatting frog.

Provenance

From Meroe, Beg. West 27. 1922: 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