Overall: 4.6 x 1.1 x 0.6 cm (1 13/16 x 7/16 x 1/4 in.)
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This side lock amulet has Incised details on the front, the back is flat. There is a loop for suspension. A break in the middle has been mended. It is made of polished, brownish-black stone.
By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.
Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way