Scaraboid

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia(Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B501

Accession Number

20.2544

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Scarabs and scaraboids

Faience amulet pierced for stringing. Incised heart and wind pipe glyph of “nfr” sign

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B501. 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